Drugs use and harm b1 understanding ourselves

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What drugs slows down the brain's activity and give 3 examples
Depressants eg alcohol and solvents and temazepan
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What drugs increase the brain's activity and give 3 examples
Stimulants eg. Nicotine, ecstasy and cafeine
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What drugs block nerve impulses to reduce pain
Painkillers eg aspirin , paracetamol
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What drugs do athletes take to build up muscles and give an example
Performance enhances eg anabolic steroids
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What drugs distort what is seen and heard
Hallucinogens , eg LSD
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What drugs increase the brain's activity and give 3 examples

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Stimulants eg. Nicotine, ecstasy and cafeine

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What drugs block nerve impulses to reduce pain

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What drugs do athletes take to build up muscles and give an example

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What drugs distort what is seen and heard

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