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Amphetamines & Other Uppers (Junior Drug Awareness)

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health - Substance Abuse,
  • Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Health & Daily Living - Substance Abuse,
  • Social Situations - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse,
  • Amphetamines,
  • Amphetamine,
  • Amphetamine abuse

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8158941M
    ISBN 100791052001
    ISBN 109780791052006
    OCLC/WorldCa40734903

      The brain is made up of nerve cells that send messages to each other by releasing chemicals called neurotransmitters. Common stimulants, such as amphetamines and methylphenidate, have chemical structures that are similar to certain key brain neurotransmitters including dopamine and norepinephrine. Stimulants boost the effects of these chemicals in the .   Benzedrine consumption was driven by American perceptions of amphetamines as something of a panacea, a “one-stop shop” for their ailments. Amphetamines weren’t only for the leading intellectuals of the day. In his essay, “ America’s First Amphetamine Epidemic, ,” historian Nicolas Rasmussen finds that.

      Indeed, amphetamines have their own semidistinguished artistic heritage, particularly among a swath of 20 th-century writers. The poet W.H. Auden is probably the most famous example. A clinical perspective on the use of amphetamine in the treatment of ADHD. ADHD is arguably the most under-diagnosed and treated of all psychiatric disorders, especially in adults (Kooij et al., ).The most recent European data suggest that about 5% of the population suffer from ADHD in any one year, with a total of about 3 million patients in Europe (Wittchen et al., ).Cited by:

    R. Kuczenski, in Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Acute Administration. Amphetamine and the psychomotor stimulants exert a wide-range of dose-dependent behavioral changes ranging from therapeutic effects to toxic psychosis. These effects involve cognitive, affective, and motor processes. One fundamental behavioral effect of the psychomotor stimulants is that they .   The book in question is The Total Rush – or, to use its superior English title, Blitzed – which reveals the astonishing and hitherto largely untold story of .


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Amphetamines & Other Uppers (Junior Drug Awareness) Library Binding – May 1, by Linda N. Bayer (Author)Author: Linda N. Bayer. Amphetamines and Other Uppers Audio Cassette – January 1, by Linda Bayer (Author), Jack Garrett (Narrator)Author: Linda Bayer.

Amphetamines and Other Uppers book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. -- Fact-filled books on drugs and their effects-- Easy to un Pages: Amphetamines & other uppers. [Linda N Bayer] -- Discusses the history of amphetamines, describes the effects of stimulants on the body, and offers advice on recognizing abuse and getting help.

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Uppers, Downers, All Arounders, 7th Edition - Instructors Manual Chapter 3 – UPPERS Overview This chapter surveys the various stimulants, their history, effects and side effects, and the social context of their use. General Effects Uppers are stimulants that initially increase energy and alertness.

These are theFile Size: KB. This book classifies drugs according to their effects: stimulants (uppers), depressants (downers), and psychedelics (all arounders). Other groups of drugs include inhalants, sports drugs (e.g., anabolic steroids), and psychiatric medications such as Haldol® and Prozac®.File Size: KB.

List of Amphetamine Drugs. Amphetamines are a collective group of drugs that include amphetamines and amphetamine derivatives such as dextroamphetamine, levoamphetamine, and methamphetamine. Amphetamines speed up the brain and are highly addictive central nervous system stimulants.

If your use of amphetamines is affecting your health, family, relationships, work, school, financial or other life situations, you can find help and support. Call 85 85 84 to speak to a real person and get answers to your questions as well as advice on practical ‘next steps’.

Side effects. The most common side effects that are associated with amphetamines include the development of an irregular heartbeat, increased heart rate, increased blood pressure, dizziness, insomnia, restlessness, headache, shakiness, dry mouth, metallic taste, diarrhea, constipation, and weight loss.

Amphetamines and Other Uppers By: Linda Bayer. Amphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant that affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control. Amphetamine is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The Evekeo brand of amphetamine is used to treat ADHD and also narcolepsy/ Amphetamines and Other Uppers, Linda Bayer, Jack Garrett, Science & Technology>Medicine, >Science & Technology, Recorded Books, 1.

Amphetamines and other stimulants The information contained in this video is for educational My Pharmacology Book List What is Amphetamine and What it Does to You.

| Beginnings Treatment Call for help with Amphetamine addiction: () Amphetamines That Kept German Troops Going The same intense uppers. Dexies. Greenies. Black Beauties. Purple Hearts. Crystal. Ice. And, of course, Speed. Whatever their street names at the moment, amphetamines have been an insistent force in American life since they were marketed as the original antidepressants in the s.

On Speed tells the remarkable story of their rise, their fall, and their surprising resurgence. Along the. Amphetamine (Abbreviated as Amp or Amph, commonly found in ADHD medications such as Adderall, Dexedrine, and even Vyvanse to a certain extent.

Amphetamine is also known as Addies, Bennies, Black Beauties, Crosses, Hearts, LA Turnaround, Speed, Truck Drivers, Uppers and Speed) is a stimulant used for the treatment of ADHD, and on some cases, it's also used. Amphetamines and Other Uppers. 0 5 Author: Linda Bayer Narrator: Jack Garrett.

Download books offline, listen to several books continuously, choose stories for your kids, or try out a book that you didn't thought you would like to listen to. The best book. Amphetamines are uppers which cause an increase in alertness, a boost in metabolism and a feeling or sense of urgency. Most of the street names that you hear describing amphetamines are used to describe the boost in energy that comes with taking these drugs.

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Amphetamines are available in different forms. The powder form of amphetamine is known as ‘speed’. Crystal methamphetamine (‘ice’) is a stronger, more addictive and therefore more harmful form of amphetamine. Crystal methamphetamine usually comes as small chunky clear crystals that look like ice.Download or stream Amphetamines and Other Uppers by Linda Bayer.

Get 50% off this audiobook at the AudiobooksNow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet.4/5(1).The story of amphetamines is big enough to fill a book, or at least a chapter in a book. Since that’s already written, I won’t rehash it all here.

What’s important to know is that amphetamines have been in the game since shortly after World War II.