Narcotics Opium, Cocaine and Magic Mushrooms
Opium <ul><li>Addictive narcotic extracted from seed capsuled of the opium poppy </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule II: No accepte...
Opium <ul><li>Effects: Reduced Emotions  Sleepiness Absence of pain Lower stress Vomiting Impaired Vision Euphoria Death <...
Opium Medical Use: Prescribed as a pain-reliever. Mostly used in early China until they found out it could be abused and p...
Cocaine <ul><li>A stimulant accumulated from the coca plant, one of the most powerful addictive drug </li></ul><ul><li>Sch...
Cocaine <ul><li>Effects Dilated Pupils Faster Heart Rate Chest Pain Stroke Seizures Nausea </li></ul><ul><li>Became popula...
Magic Mushrooms <ul><li>A red mushroom with white spots, used as a hallucinogen  </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule I: High tenden...
Magic Mushrooms <ul><li>Effects: Hallucinating Altered Senses Paranoia Emotional Swings Poor Coordination Anxiety Panic Vo...
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  1. 1. Narcotics Opium, Cocaine and Magic Mushrooms
  2. 2. Opium <ul><li>Addictive narcotic extracted from seed capsuled of the opium poppy </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule II: No accepted medical use, and high tendency of abuse </li></ul><ul><li>Slang Names: Paregoric Dover's Powder Aunti Emma Backjack Big O Black Russian </li></ul>
  3. 3. Opium <ul><li>Effects: Reduced Emotions Sleepiness Absence of pain Lower stress Vomiting Impaired Vision Euphoria Death </li></ul><ul><li>Originally cultivated and used by Egyptians </li></ul><ul><li>Made popular by Alexander the great in Mesopotamia </li></ul><ul><li>Later Introduced to China, where it was legal for medical purposes </li></ul>
  4. 4. Opium Medical Use: Prescribed as a pain-reliever. Mostly used in early China until they found out it could be abused and people can get addicted.
  5. 5. Cocaine <ul><li>A stimulant accumulated from the coca plant, one of the most powerful addictive drug </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule I: High tendency for abuse, no accepted medical use. </li></ul><ul><li>Slang Terms: All-American Apple Jacks Base Bazooka Bernie </li></ul>
  6. 6. Cocaine <ul><li>Effects Dilated Pupils Faster Heart Rate Chest Pain Stroke Seizures Nausea </li></ul><ul><li>Became popular in Peru, banned by the Spanish but then the ban was lifted because the workers worked better while chewing coca. </li></ul><ul><li>Banned in 1914 in America. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Magic Mushrooms <ul><li>A red mushroom with white spots, used as a hallucinogen </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule I: High tendency for abuse, no accepted medical use </li></ul><ul><li>Slang Terms: Mushies Shrooms Tweezes Hippieflip </li></ul>
  8. 8. Magic Mushrooms <ul><li>Effects: Hallucinating Altered Senses Paranoia Emotional Swings Poor Coordination Anxiety Panic Vomiting Numbness </li></ul><ul><li>Mushrooms were popular since 1000 BCE among the Aztec's </li></ul><ul><li>The Aztec culture worshiped a god of mushrooms </li></ul>

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