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Drugs of Abuse 2011

Title:
Drugs of Abuse 2011
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Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
$15.00
$3.75
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Stock:
Backordered
GPO Stock Number:
027-004-00044-0
ISBN:
9780160893155
Description

On cover: A DEA Resource Guide.  This publication delivers scientific information about drugs in a factual, straightforward way, combined with scores of precise photographs shot to scale.  

Around the world and across the nation, the dedicated men and women of the DEA (US Drug Enforcement Administration) are working hard to investigate and arrest the traffickers of dangerous drugs, such as those described in this report.  

Includes tables, charts and photographs of some of the drugs.

Each section includes information about the topical area and their origin. Additionally, for each of the specific drugs covered in this resource, the following criteria are included:

What are the common street names?

What do they look like?

How are they abused?

What is their effect on the mind?

What is their effect on the body?

What are their overdose effects?

Which drugs cause similar effects?

What is their legal status in the United States?

 

Related items:

Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS), 1995-2005: National Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment Services can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/017-024-01686-1

Alcoholism, Smoking and Substance Abuse resources collection can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/health-benefits/alcoholism-smoking-sub...

 

Table of Contents

Table of Contents: 

I. Letter from Administrator ..............7

II.Controlled Substances Act.....................................8

    Drug Scheduling....................................................15

    Schedule I............................................................15

    Schedule II...........................................................18

   Schedule III...........................................................20

   Schedule IV...........................................................23

   Schedule V.............................................................25

   Federal Trafficking Penalties....................................26

   Federal Trafficking Penalties -Marijuana..................27

III.  U.S. Chemical Control........................................28

   Listed Chemicals Chart...........................................30

IV. Introduction to Drug Classes................................32

V. Narcotics..............................................................34

  Heroin.....................................................................36

  Hydromorphone......................................................37

 Methadone...............................................................38 

 Morphine ................................................................39

 Opium.....................................................................40

 Oxycodone..............................................................41

VI. Stimulants............................................................42

  Amphetamines.........................................................44

 Cocaine....................................................................45

 Khat.........................................................................47

 Methamphetamine.....................................................48

VII. Depressants........................................................50

  Barbiturates..............................................................52

  Benzodiazepines........................................................53

  GHB.........................................................................54

  Rohyphol...................................................................56

VII. Hallucinogens........................................................58

  Ecstasy/MDMA.........................................................60

  K2/Spice....................................................................62

  Ketamine....................................................................63

  LSD...........................................................................65

  Peyote & Mescaline....................................................66

  Psilocybin....................................................................67

IX. Marijuana/Cannabis..................................................68

X.Steroids......................................................................70

XI. Inhalants....................................................................72

XII. Drugs of Concern......................................................74

  Bath Salts or Designer Cathinones..................................74 

  DXM.............................................................................76

  Salivia Divinorum............................................................78

XII. Resources..................................................................79

Audience

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are working hard to investigate and arrest the traffickers of dangerous drugs, such as those described in this report.  They help keep our schools and neighborhoods safe and secure.  The target audience of this publication are America's youth, their parents, and their teachers, in order to inform them about the very real dangers of illegal drugs.  

Product Details

Availability Details:
Backordered
USA Price:
$3.75
International Price:
$5.25
Publisher:
Justice Dept., Drug Enforcement Administration
Year/Pages:
2011: 81 p.; ill.
Notes:
Supersedes the 2005 edition and other previous editions.
Key Phrases:
  • Drug Abuse
  • Narcotics
Weight:
0.6875
Quantity Price:
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
09/22/2011
Last Status Update:
11/07/2016
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