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randa arkan

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Cocaine History Effects Heroin History Effects Opium Effects history Effects history LSD Effects History Marijuana History Effects Cocaine comes from the leaves of the coca plant,the coca plant was originally found in South America. Traditionally the coca plant was used for medicinal purposes for energy, anesthetics, and to help blood clotting. It was believed to help heal with asthma, ulcers, and malaria. (Lysergic acid diethylamide) Irregular heart beat Heart attack Respiratory failure Stroke Seizures and headaches Higher blood pressure Increased heart rate Increased body temperature Dilated pupils Hepatitis - liver damage Lung infections Breathing defficulties Coughing Skin infections Collapsed veins Weekness and dizziness Death due to over dose Heroin is an illegal drug made from the opium poppy.The opium poppy is a plant found in the Middle East, Southeast Asia and parts of Central and South America.The seed pod of the poppy is cut and juice comes out of it.The main ingredient that is extracted from raw opium is morphine and is easily converted to heroin. Vomiting Pain and stress Sleepiness Itchy skin Sweating Loss of appetite Slow breathing Low blood pressure Seizures Dizziness Coma Cold skin Coma Small pupils Heigher body temperature Coma Ecstacy is the common name given to the drug methylenedioxymeth
ylamphetamine (MDMA). MDMA was made in 1913 by the German chemical company Merck to be sold as a diet pill. But now people use it for different purposes, they use it to get high and feel free. Ecstasy does not come from a plant, its a man made drug, its made from pure MDMA or it can be mixed with other drugs. this drug was illegel since 1976, but that didnt stop people from using it. Opium comes from a plant. The opium poppy was used for pain relief and sedation.The Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, Persians and Arabs knew all about opium’s purposes first. opium became illegel in 1976, but people still use it. dilated pupils sweating vomiting nausea loss of appetite bad behavior Heart attack blood clotting Kidney failure Headaches Impairs memory Toxic to the brain Seizures Increased blood pressure Dizziness Loss of appetite Dry mouth Sweating Nausea Tremors Numbness Dilated pupils Higher body temperature Sleeplessness Shaking Violent behavior Changed emotional feelings Albert Hofmann, a chemist synthesized LSD for the first time in 1938, in Switzerland, while looking for a blood stimulant. However, its effects were unknown until 1943. LSD was popularized in the 1960s by Timothy Leary, who encouraged American students to “turn on, tune in, and drop out.” This spread the drug from America to the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe. The use of LSD in the United Kingdom is higher than in other parts of the world. the United States banned the drug in 1967, the other countries banned lsd after proving that there is no medicinal use of it. Rapid heart rate Increased blood pressure Red eyes Dry mouth slower reactions forgetfulness trouble concentrating panic attacks Marijuana was first found in China.They first used it for hemp fiber to make rope, they grow marijuana plant to make hemp. Marijuana was first smoked about five thousand years ago.The earliest record of it being used as a medicine was in China, It was recommended for malaria, beriberi, constipation, and rheumatic pains. In india it was used to relief headaches, improve judgment, and lower fevers. Marjuana is only legel for medicinal purposes since 1937. Big Bloke Big Flake Icing Blanca Coke Stash Blow Yeyo Candy Dice Rocks Yam Yay Rocks Hard rock Glo Purple Caps Chemical Nuggets Chemical Ice cube Jelly beans Piece Dragon Dope Heron Hera H Big H He Snowball Number 4 Number 8 Skunk Sack Smack Junk Brown Black White Hero Chieva White Boy Scat Aunti Big O Dopium Gee Chocolate Cruz Gum O.P. Pin yen Goric Guma Ope Pox Ze Toys Skee Pen yan Zero irregular heart beat Ecstasy Vowels Adam XTC EX Acid Hits Tabs Buds Hay Rope Blaze Stinkweed Dilated pupils Sleeplessness
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