B1e: Drugs

Another simple mind map to revise for a B1e "mini" test.

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  • B1e: Drugs
    • A drug is any chemical that changes the way your nervous system works.
    • Depressants slow down synapse transmission, stimulants speed up.
    • Class A e.g. cocaine, 7 years in prison for possession, life imprisonment for dealing
    • Class B e.g. amphetamines5 years in prison for possession, 14 years in prison for dealing
    • Class C e.g. cannabis, 2 years in prison for possession, 14 years in prison for dealing
    • 14 units for women, 21 for a man per week.
    • beer 1 pt=2u, wine glass=1u,  spirit=1u, coctail=2u
    • When a liver has cirrhosis, it gets twice as big and goes "bad"

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