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PoisoningOverdose

QuestionAnswer
Any substance that can harm the body by altering cell structure or functions Poison
Stimulants, such as amphetamines, that affect the central nervous system to excite the user Uppers
State in which a patient's body reacts severely when deprived of an abused substance Withdrawl
poisons that are taken into the body through unbroken skin Absorbed poisons
Depressants, such as barbituates, that depress the central nervous system Downers
Poisons that are swallowed Ingested poisons
Class of drugs that affect the nervous system and change many normal body activities; their legal use is for relief of pain Narcotics
Substance that absorbs many poisons and prevents them from being absorbed by the body Activated Charcoal
Thinning down or weakening by mixing with something else Dilution
Severe reaction that can be part of alcohol withdrawl, characterized by sweating, trembling, anxiety, and hallucinations Delirium tremens
Poisons that are breathed in Inhaled poisons
Mind-affecting or mind altering drugs that act on the central nervous system to produce excitement an ddisortion of perceptions Hallucinations
Poisonous substance secreted by bacteria, plants or animals Toxin
Vaporizing compounds, such as cleaning fluid, that are breathed in by an abuser to produce a high Volatile chemicals
Substance that will neutralize a poison or its affect Antidote
Created by: Kellene