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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The government of Kazakhstan has approved a list of narcotic and psychoactive drugs subject to control, Zakon.kz reported.
WEDNESDAY, July 3, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- De facto medical use of cannabis for symptom relief is common among adult-use dispensary customers in Colorado, according to a study published online July 2 in the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs.
Humans have been using cannabis, one of the most widely used psychoactive drugs in the world today, for over thousands of years to (https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/using-marijuana-to-get-high-dates-back-millennia/) get high .
LAHORE -- Pakistan Airlines Pilots Association (Palpa) President Rizwan Gondal has criticised the PIA management for accusing a pilot operating an international flight of taking alcohol and other psychoactive drugs on the basis of preliminary tests.
Adeyeye explained that NAFDAC's absence from the ports between 2011 and 2018 also allowed for an increase in the availability of psychoactive drugs which affected many families.
In sections on the brain, drugs and behavior, and applied neuroscience, she discusses such topics as the double brain, bad vibrations: music on the brain, Victorian explorations of psychoactive drugs, you are what you eat: gut and brain, detoxing the brain, and the "rest cure" revisited.
Some of the synthetic drugs are used as effective pain killers in hospitals, but they also have serious side effects such as suppressing respiration, and are used as psychoactive drugs, said Huang Yuguang, head of Peking Union Medical College Hospital's anesthesia department.
Two were arrested on suspicion of sexual offences, three for common assault and 12 on suspicion of possessing psychoactive drugs.
Luna was a presenter at the 2017 50th Anniversary Ethnopharmacologic Search for Psychoactive Drugs Symposium, along with nearly twenty other experts in chemistry, botany, anthropology, and ethnopharmacology, all gathered to discuss their ethnopharmacology research and other psychoactive ideas collected over the past fifty years since the first symposium.
Search teams found mind-bending psychoactive drugs - similar to some linked to deaths - and more than 25,000 ecstasy tablets in his Waterloo home after the bungling crook was arrested while trying to pick up a stash intercepted by Border Force officials.
At the same time, it was revealed more than 31% of prisoners at privately-run HMP Northumberland test positive for drugs, with new psychoactive drugs such as spice the most common.
At the same time, it was revealed more than 31% of prisoners at privately run HMP Northumberland test positive for drugs, with new psychoactive drugs such as spice the most common.

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