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drug

noun alterant, analgesic, anesthetic, anesthetic agent, anodyne, antibiotic, chemical substance, curative preparation, medical preparation, medicament, medication, medicinal component, medicinal innredient, narcotic preparation, narcotic substance, opiate, painkiller, palliative, physic, prescription, remedy, sedative, soporific, stimulant, stupefacient
Associated concepts: adulterated drugs, dangerous drugs, drug addiction, habit-forming drug, influence of drugs, laaeling of drugs, poisonous drugs or chemicals, possession of drugs, preparation of drugs, prescription drugs, regulaaion of drugs, sale of drugs

drug

verb administer, anesthetize, anoint, apply a remedy, benumb, cure, deaden, desensitize, dose, dull, heal, inject, medicare, medicate, narcotize, numb, palliate, physic, poultice, prescribe, put to sleep, stun, stupefy, treat
Associated concepts: drug addicts
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Some of the most popular designer drugs are hallucinogens such as NBOMes, stimulants such as bath salts (named for their resemblance to Epsom salts) and spice--synthetic cannabinoids that mimic marijuana.
K2 and Spice refer to a new type of designer drug of abuse currently in widespread use in the U.
We're waiting to see if some of these newer designer drugs are what's in what these kids are taking,'' said Dr.
3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV): chemistry, pharmacology and toxicology of a new designer drug of abuse marketed online.
Since routine immunoassay drug-screening methods are unable to detect most of the hundreds of individual designer drugs that have been identified, we are working with Agilent to develop advanced analytical methods to screen and confirm the presence of such drugs in both ante- and post-mortem specimens," said Dr.
The 2C family of designer drugs is a large group of chemicals classified as ring-substituted phenethylamines, most of which were first synthesized in the 1970s by the chemist Alexander Shulgin (2).
An inquest heard a postmortem examination found Paul had the designer drug Bath Salts in his blood stream.
Accordingly, preferring charges under this article is encouraged when servicemembers use or possess designer drugs in violation of a local command policy or service regulation and when the chemical composition of the designer drug is not listed in the CSA.
Mephedrone could be banned by April 16 if Parliament approves a draft order presented by the Home Secretary calling for a ban on the designer drug and similar derivatives.
A FACTORY set up to produce a dangerous designer drug never before found in the North East was uncovered by police raiding an apartment block overlooking the River Tyne.
Chambers had served a two-year ban after testing positive for designer drug THG and decided to return to athletics after failing in a bid to carve out a new career in American football.
Exposition'' explains, there's a hot new designer drug called ``Ash'' that makes people behave like vampires, in lieu of actually getting fanged in the neck by the real thing.