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Which drug is most dangerous? Anabolic steroids, hallucinogens, or club (designer) drugs?

Which drug is most dangerous? Anabolic steroids, hallucinogens, or club (designer) drugs?

Tough 2 decide!: What an interesting question! Hard to say, steroids cause shrunken testicles, enlarged prostate, breast development, erectile dysfunction, reduced sperm count, severe acne, high blood pressure and strokes. Hallucinogens like LSD cause psychosis, flashbacks, schizophrenia, depression. Club drugs could be a lot of things, sudden death from arrhythmia is reported with several. All are dangerous! ...Read more

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Club Drugs (Definition)

Club drugs are illegal drugs taken for use at dance clubs, and can include ...Read more


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Is it possible to become addicted to club drugs like ecstasy?

Is it possible to become addicted to club drugs like ecstasy?

Yes absolutely: Yes, absolutely, it is highly addictive. Do not ever think about trying it and if you do use it- please stop it. ...Read more

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What happens when you take a hallucinogen on a antipsychotic drug?

What happens when you take a hallucinogen on a antipsychotic drug?

Nothing good.: Drugs can cause hallucinations by different mechanisms so the interaction with the antipsychotic could vary. It would also depend on why one was on the antipsychotic. They are commonly prescribed for bipolar disorder and as an augmentation for the treatment of depression, in addition to schizophrenia. Generally they cause an increase in the symptoms we are trying to treat and confuse treatment! ...Read more

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Is alcohol a stimulant that affects judgement drug that affects judgement hallucinogen that affects judgem?

Is alcohol a stimulant that affects judgement drug that affects judgement hallucinogen that affects judgem?

It's a depressant: The first thing alcohol depresses are our frontal lobes, where our inhibitions live, so initially and in low doses alcohol "disinhibits" making people more likely to socialize, dance or whatever. However, in higher doses its effects are depressant, making people sleepy and ultimately can cause coma and death. It is neither a stimulant nor a hallucinogen in most people. ...Read more

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Is having a schizophrenic episode or an epileptic seizure anything like a hallucinogen drug?

Is having a schizophrenic episode or an epileptic seizure anything like a hallucinogen drug?

Schizoph./Seizure: Acute psychotic phase of schizophrenia, and during the aura phase of a seizure, it can be similar to hallucinogenic experience, although duration varies. ...Read more

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Previous hallucinogen drug abuse has given me anxiety. I have delusions of demons and I can picture out evil faces almost anywhere I look. Just looking for some tips, Xanax (alprazolam) helps me but pref no drugs.

Previous hallucinogen drug abuse has given me anxiety. I have delusions of demons and I can picture out evil faces almost anywhere I look. Just looking for some tips, Xanax (alprazolam) helps me but pref no drugs.

Unfortunately: The best treatment may be a medication for persisting effects from hallucinogenic damage. Other relaxation strategies may be helpful as would guided meditation to learn to control the thought processes for longer periods of time and increase a sense of connection to reality. ...Read more

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Do hallucinogens leave permanent damage?

They can: What hallucinogens can due is unmask the potential for other psychiatric disorders, they could trigger them and cause them to be expressed. A person with a risk for panic attacks lets say as an example. The use of a hallucinogen could cause a panic attack, then once triggered a person may experience more attacks in the future after the hallucinogen is long gone. ...Read more

Hallucinogens (Definition)

Hallucinogens are drugs that cause false perceptions (such as sights, ...Read more