Types of Drugs

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There are different types of drugs that people, especially youth, use and abuse

The following are the drug types that are commonly used and abused today.

Alternative depressants

  • Substance
  • GHB: Also known as G, liquid x, cap, scoop, goop, Georgia home boy, salty water, vita-G, and grievous bodily harm.
  • Marijuana: Also known as weed, Mary Jane, ganja, giggles, green, the kind, KGB, killer green, and smoke.
  • Prescription Drugs

Narcotics

  • Oxycodone (Oxycontin)
  • Hydrocodone: Also known as Vicodin, Anexsia, Hycodan, Hycomine, Lorcet, Lortab, Tussiones, Tylos, and Vicoprofen.
  • Morphine
  • Fentanyl

Stimulants

  • Methylphendiate (Ritalin)
  • Adderall
  • Sanorex
  • Dexedrine
  • Mazanor

Depressants (Benzodiazepines)

  • Klonopin
  • Valium
  • Xanax
  • Equanil
  • Rohypnol
  • Ambien

Stimulants

  • Crystal Meth: Also known as ice, glass, crystal, crank, and shard.
  • Yaba
  • Methamphetamine
  • Cocaine/Crack: Also known as coca, snow, nose candy, flake, blow, big C, lady, snowbirds, 24/7, BJ’s, badrock, beamers, bolo, rock, space, and white.
  • Khat
  • Amphetamine
  • Methcathinone

Narcotics

  • Heroin: Also known as smack, H, dope, skag, thunder, junk, cheeba, and black.
  • Opium Poppy
  • Opium

Hallucinogens and dissociative drugs

  • LSD: Also known as acid, microdot, cube, rips, tabs, doses, hits, yellow sunshine, and dots.
  • PCP: Also known as angel dust, boat, love boat, hog, rocket fuel, dumy dust, peace, wack, ozone, and zombie.
  • Ketamine: Also known as cat, special K, kitty, and dog.
  • Mushrooms: Also known as boomers, trees, shrooms, magic mushrooms and caps.
  • Mescaline/Peyote and San Pedro Cacti: Also known as buttons, cactus, nubs, tops, seni, britton, half-moon, and hikori.
  • Ecstasy (MDMA): Also known as X, tabs, love, Adam, Batmans, bean, bibs, blue kisses, blue nile, charity, clarity, crystal, debs, decadence, drivers, E, essence, eve, go, happy pill, hug drug, Kleenex, lover’s peek, rolling, Scooby snacks, tachas, wafers, XTC.

Common Drug Combinations

  • Party and Play: Meth, Viagra, and MDMA
  • Hammerheading: MDMA and Viagra
  • Sextasy: MDMA and Viagra
  • Troll: MDMA and LSD
  • Super X: MDMA and Meth
  • Bump up or Bumping Up: Cocaine and MDMA
  • Candy Flipping: LSD and MDMA
  • Flower Flipping or Hippie Flipping: Mushrooms and MDMA
  • Kitty Flipping: Ketamine and MDMA

4 COMMENTS

  1. What about cigarets that’s a drug that some people need help with like me. I’ve tried everything and nothing has worked. I am on oxygen almost died. I need help. I’ve hurt my family I can see it every time in their eyes.

  2. What about cigarets that’s a drug that some people need help with like me. I’ve tried everything and nothing has worked. I am on oxygen almost died. I need help. I’ve hurt my family I can see it every time in their eyes.

  3. My daughter has a problem, I really not sure if it’s only drug related or mental, or both! I just know she needs help before she finds herself dead or in jail! She killing the family physically and mentally…

  4. My daughter has a problem, I really not sure if it’s only drug related or mental, or both! I just know she needs help before she finds herself dead or in jail! She killing the family physically and mentally…

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