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Non-synthetic narcotic extracted from the poppy plant, made into a liquid, powder or solid. Opium poppy is a key source for many narcotics.

Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)


Semi-synthetic opioid drug prescribed for pain as Tylox®, Percodan®, OxyContin®. Derived from the poppy plant, has high potential for abuse.

Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
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Peyote And Mescaline

Small spineless cactus with active ingredient mescaline, a hallucinogen. Has disc-shaped “buttons” that are cut off and used.

Drug Type: Hallucinogen


Hallucinogenic chemical obtained from certain types of fresh and dried mushrooms. Has slender stems topped by caps with dark gills on the underside.

Drug Type: Hallucinogen


Depressant and benzodiazepine with generic name Flunitrazepam. It is not approved for medical use in the United States. Used by cocaine abusers to relieve side effects, and also...

Drug Type: Depressants
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Salvia Divinorum

Psychoactive plant from the mint family, abused for its hallucinogenic effect.

Drug Type: Drugs of Concern
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Spice/ K2, Synthetic Marijuana

A synthetic version of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, K2/Spice is a mixture of plant material sprayed with synthetic psychoactive chemicals...
Drug Type: Designer Drugs
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Synthetically produced versions of testosterone, the male hormone used to promote muscle growth, enhance athletic performance, improve physical appearance.

Drug Type: Steroids
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U-47700, nicknamed “U4,” “pink,” or “pinky,” is a highly potent synthetic opioid that looks like a white or light pink powder. A lot of times, it is often either sold in baggies or...
Drug Type: Designer Drugs
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