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Kava's effects are consistent with central nervous system depressants,'' according to an LAPD press release.
This panel covers over 600 brand name prescription drugs including prescription narcotics/opiates, central nervous system depressants, antidepressants and stimulants.
These effects may be additive with alcohol and other Central Nervous System depressants.
Interactions with Central Nervous System Depressants Hypotension, profound sedation, coma, respiratory depression, or death may result if Butrans is used concomitantly with other CNS depressants, including alcohol or illicit drugs that can cause CNS depression.
Also, central nervous system depressants (or barbiturates), such as Valium and Xanax, are common.

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