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Acid

  1. 1. ACID By: Jose Albornoz, Amit Grewal, Matthew Nguyen
  2. 2. History  Full name is: Lysergic acid diethylamide  First made on the 16th of November 1938  Made by chemist Dr. Albert Hofmann  Drug properties found 5 years later (accidentally)  First time it was used on purpose was April19th 1943  Gave it to people to test its affects  Was a drug in 1963 limiting its use
  3. 3. History{cont.}  In 1968 the drug LSD became illegal in the United States of America  The FDA approved it for cancer patients treatment  This ended in the 1980’s  It was legal in Switzerland until 1993  Today medical research is resuming around the world
  4. 4. Classification  LSD is considered a hallucinate  This is because of its psychedelic properties  Its also stimulant  This is how LSD looks 
  5. 5. Nicknames  LSD  Acid  LSD-25 `
  6. 6. Effects {physical}  Pupil Dilation  Less appetite  Wakefulness  Hypothermia  Goose bumps  high blood sugar
  7. 7. Effects {psychological}  Hallucinations  Spiritual  Death
  8. 8. Dangers of Taking the Drug  LSD is illegal to public  Can become bankrupt  Become a Murderer  Commit Suicide  Become Crazy 
  9. 9. Treatments  Rehabilitation  Its not addictive  The drug can treat  Headaches  Alcoholism  Pain
  10. 10. Recourses  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lysergic_acid_dieth ylamide#United_States  http://www.google.com/images?q=crazy+tyra+ banks&um=1&ie=UTF- 8&source=og&sa=N&hl=en&tab=wi&biw=1304 &bih=707  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STcZPWtiS XM

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