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Substance Related Disorders -
Basically, an addiction to a substance.
 

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Opioids
    Combined Cocaine and Opioid Abuse: from Neurobiology to the Clinic. - Many intravenous polydrug abusers inject cocaine in combination with heroin either by injecting the two drugs serially or by combining the drugs in solution and taking them simultaneously (commonly know as a "speedball"). 3/5
Opioids: Sweet Relief and Danger - By: John Franklin, MD. An Article. 3/5
     
PCP
Facts About ... PCP - DRUG CLASS: DISSOCIATIVE ANESTHETIC. 3/5
Infofax - PCP (Phencyclidine) - The National Institute of Drug Abuse USA.  3/5
NIDA - Information on Drugs of Abuse - Phencyclidine (PCP). 3/5
Phencyclidine- Brand / Generic Names: Phencyclidine, Phencyclidine Hydrochloride, Phenyl Cyclohexyl Piperidine, Sernylan. 2/5
PCP (phencyclidine) information by Narconon & Heroin Addiction .com- QuickInfo for more information enter your e-mail address here: pcp (phencyclidine) information PCP (phencyclidine) was developed in the 1950s as an intravenous anesthetic.  3/5
PCP (phencyclidine) - Was developed in the 1950s as an intravenous anesthetic. Use of PCP in humans was discontinued in 1965, because it was found that patients often became agitated, delusional, and irrational while recovering from its anesthetic effects. 3/5
  
  Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder
PsychNet-UK Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder Information Sheet - Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
 
General
An Integrated Treatment Approach for Severely Mentally Ill Individuals with Substance Disorders - Sciacca, K. (1991). An Article. 3/5
Hallucinogens - The term  "Hallucinogens" encompasses a broad family of psychoactive chemicals that includes Cannabis or Marijuana (due to the properties of THC), LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide),  peyote and mescaline, MDA (methylenedioxyamphetamine), MDMA (XTC, ecstasy), PCP (phencyclidine), STP (DOM), TMA (trimethoxyamphetamine), psilocybin (magic mushroom, shroom), fly agaric mushroom (amanita muscaria), atropine alkaloids, DMT (dimethyltryptamine), and ketamine. The term  "Hallucinogens" encompasses a broad family of psychoactive chemicals that includes Cannabis or Marijuana (due to the properties of THC), LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide),  peyote and mescaline, MDA (methylenedioxyamphetamine), MDMA (XTC, ecstasy), PCP (phencyclidine), STP (DOM), TMA (trimethoxyamphetamine), psilocybin (magic mushroom, shroom), fly agaric mushroom (amanita muscaria), atropine alkaloids, DMT (dimethyltryptamine), and ketamine. 3/5
Sedative Hypnotics - Sedative-hypnotics are drugs which depress or slow down the body's functions. Often these drugs are referred to as tranquilizers and sleeping pills or sometimes just as sedatives. Their effects range from calming down anxious people to promoting sleep. Both tranquilizers and sleeping pills can have either effect, depending on how much is taken. At high doses or when they are abused, many of these drugs can even cause unconsciousness and death.  2/5
The Biopsychosocial Model Revisited: A Psychodynamic View of Addiction - Sid Goodman, MA -Stephen Jay Levy, Ph.D., CAS. An Article. 3/5
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