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DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth
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DRUGS: Nyaope, Cocaine and Crystal Meth

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A short presentation on the effects of the stated drugs.

A short presentation on the effects of the stated drugs.

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  • 1. DRUGS: Nyaope Cocaine Crystal Meth
  • 2. NYAOPE Marijuana Nyaope
  • 3. What is Nyaope?  Nyaope, also known as whoonga, is a dangerous and highly addictive South African street drug.  Nyaope is a fine white powder that is usually combined with marijuana and smoked.
  • 4. What does Nyaope consist of?  Heroin  Detergent  Rat powders like OMO or Skip poison  Crushed anti-retroviral drugs (ARVs). ARV’s are the medications used to treat patients with HIV.
  • 5. Side effects of Nyaope       Severe addiction Bacterial infections of the blood vessels and heart valves Abscesses Liver or kidney damage Lung complications (e.g. severe pneumonia) Arthritis REMEMBER: Nyaope is smoked with marijuana so therefore users experience side effects from the marijuana as well.
  • 6. Other Dangers Because Nyaope consists of ARV’s other dangers from using it include..  The development of new strains of the HIV virus.  Drug resistance. People using Nyaope become resistant to legal medications as well as illagal drugs. FACT: HIV drug resistance is growing due to recreational use of HIV drugs rendering them ineffective not only for drug users but non-users as well.
  • 7. COCAINE
  • 8. What is Cocaine?  Cocaine is a powerfully addictive stimulant that directly affects the brain.  Cocaine is a fine white powder that can be snorted, smoked or injected.
  • 9. What does Cocaine Consist of? Cocaine (in its purest form) is extracted from the leaves of the South American coca plant.
  • 10. Cocaine is often mixed with…        Icing sugar Corn starch Vitamins Flour Washing Powders (e.g. Omo and Skip) Baby Powder. Medications that can be ground into a powder. (e.g. Panado.)
  • 11. Side effects of Cocaine         Cocaine eats away the tissue of nose and nasal cavity. Causes teeth to weaken and break. Heart arrhythmia and heart attacks Strokes Seizures Headaches Death Extreme weight loss.
  • 12. Other Effects of Cocaine Cocaine use over a long time period can also lead to..  Depression  Isolation from family and friends,  Psychosis  Paranoia
  • 13. CRYSTAL METH
  • 14. What is Crystal Meth?  The full name for crystal meth is Methamphetamine.  Methamphetamine is a powerful synthetic stimulant which is highly addictive and effects the nervous system.
  • 15. Side Effects of Crystal Meth Physical side effects             Lack of appetite Sweating Dizziness Dry Mouth Hyperthermia - the body overheats (elevated body temperature) Insomnia- difficulty getting to sleep, or staying asleep Numbness Tremors and twitching Acne Stroke Heart Attack Death
  • 16. Psychological Effects           Aggressiveness Alertness Anxiety Concentration Compulsive skin-picking Hallucinations Increased energy Irritability Repetitive and obsessive behaviours Paranoia
  • 17. HOMEWORK  Read the poem: MY NAME IS CRYSTAL METH  Write a paragraph (80-100 words) about your feelings on crystal meth and other drugs.

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