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A sedative or tranquilizer is a substance that induces sedation by reducing irritability or excitement. At higher doses it may result in slurred speech, staggering gait, poor judgment, and slow, uncertain reflexes. Doses of sedatives
Substance abuse, also known as drug abuse, refers to a maladaptive pattern of use of a substance that is not considered dependent. The term "drug abuse" does not exclude dependency, but is otherwise used in
caused by severe traumatic lifetime events including childhood sexual, physical, and emotional abuse; accidents, war, and torture. Drug use may be an aggravating factor. It is unclear whether genetics play a role; however, there is
of overdose and death. Its critics are concerned that tolerating risky or illegal behaviour sends a message to the community that these behaviours are acceptable. See also: Responsible drug use Main article: Heroin assisted treatment
On May 3, 2010, Yeardley Love, University of Virginia women's lacrosse student-athlete, was found unresponsive in her Charlottesville apartment. Later that day, men's lacrosse player George Wesley Huguely V, originally of Chevy
Template:Drugbox Methaqualone is a sedative-hypnotic drug that is similar in effect to barbiturates, a general central nervous system depressant. Its use peaked in the 1960s and 1970s as a hypnotic, for the treatment
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