psychoactive drug

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Noun1.psychoactive drug - a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptionspsychoactive drug - a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions
designer drug - a psychoactive drug deliberately synthesized to avoid anti-drug laws; mimics the effects of a banned drug; law was revised in 1986 to ban designer drugs
dronabinol - psychoactive substance present in marijuana; used therapeutically to control nausea associated with cancer therapy
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
euphoriant - a psychoactive drug that tends to produce elation and euphoria
hallucinogen, hallucinogenic drug, psychedelic drug, psychodelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences
tetrahydrocannabinol, THC - psychoactive substance present in marijuana
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One such example he gave was Spice, a psychotropic substance that was first seen around the world around three years ago.
More than three dozen people, including top names from the entertainment industry, and cricket world, who claimed innocence in the high-profile party, are among the ones who either consumed narcotic drug or psychotropic substance at the party.
ISLAMABAD -- Motorway police in two different incidents arrested three people and seized around 10 kilograms of psychotropic substance and a stolen vehicle on Sunday.
Under the agreement, the two countries will cooperate in drug abuse prevention measures, law enforcement, narcotic crop controls, psychotropic substance and precursor chemical controls, treatment and rehabilitation controls, and exchange of information.
The haul comprised around 5,800 tablets of the prescription drug, which is popular as a pain-reliever, but also abused as a psychotropic substance.
More than 21 tons of drugs, psychotropic substance, and precursors have been seized from the illicit trafficking by the law enforcement agents of Kyrgyzstan in 2013, the press service of the State Drug Control Service reported on January 13.
Priority will be given to innovative projects that complement T&R efforts in tackling the emerging issue of "hidden" psychotropic substance abuse, on the preventive education and publicity front, in particular those that can encourage drug abusers and/or their families to seek help early, so as to facilitate the early identification of drug abusers and enable timely intervention.
The number of psychotropic substance abusers reached a record high of 7,368 in 2006.
34/2015 issues amendments to some provisions of the Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances Control Law, after it had been presented before the Council of Oman.
The Directorate for Combating Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances (DCNPS) at the Police Command in Dhofar Governorate in cooperation with the Coast Guard Police foiled an attempt to smuggle in a large amount of Khat.
He recalled that the Kingdom also took part in the Convention on Psychotropic Substances of 1971.
14 of 1995 on the Counter Measures against Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances," Dr Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Under-Secretary for Public Health Policy and Licensing at the Ministry of Health, said.