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psy·cho·ac·tive

 (sī′kō-ăk′tĭv)
adj.
Affecting the mind or mental processes. Used of a drug.
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psychoactive

(ˌsaɪkəʊˈæktɪv)
adj
(Psychology) capable of affecting mental activity: a psychoactive drug.
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psy•cho•ac•tive

(ˌsaɪ koʊˈæk tɪv)

adj.
of or pertaining to a substance that has a significant effect on mood or mental state.
[1960–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.psychoactive - affecting the mind or mood or other mental processes; "psychoactive drugs"
nonpsychoactive - not affecting the mind or mental processes; "a nonpsychoactive pain reliever"
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Translations

psychoactive

[ˌsaɪkəʊˈæktɪv] ADJ psychoactive drugdroga f psicoactiva
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psychoactive

[ˌsaɪkəʊˈæktɪv] adj [drug] → psychoactif/ive
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psy·cho·ac·tive

a. psicoactivo-a, que afecta la condición mental.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

psychoactive

adj psicoactivo
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The report said the pilot was accompanied by both doctors to a laboratory in Rawalpindi where he underwent testing for alcohol and other psychoactive substances two hours later.
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The GCAA has established the means to 'test any flight crew operating a foreign aircraft subject to the UAE SAFA Programme' following the promulgation of requirements prohibiting the use of psychoactive substances including alcohol, the bulletin stated.
Jeffrey Griffiths, aged 35, from Swansea, was found hanging in a shower room at Parc Prison in Bridgend on February 11, 2016, just weeks after being diagnosed with drug-induced delirium caused by use of new psychoactive substances such as Spice.