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withdrawal
upper downer cycle
tolerance
secondary drug
reverse tolerance
psychoactive
primary drug
physical dependence
drug switching
drug abuse
cross tolerance
addiction

Substance abuse Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes. Marijuana
the use of a drug for purposes for which it was not intended Drugmisuse
Beer, vodka, whiskey Alcohol
the habitual taking of addictive or illegal drugs for no medical reason Drugabuse
physical dependence on the continued supply of a drug Addiction
drug made from leaves of the coca plant ; stimulant and painkiller Cocaine
Drugs sold without a prescription Overthecounter
body's ability to become used to a drug's effect; requiring larger doses to get the same feeling Tolerance
Using a drug, as prescribed for medical reasons Druguse
Physical effects when your body does not have the drug. Withdrawal
Substance other than food or water that can effect the body when taken. Drug

Alcohol & Drug Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

Addiction
Alcoholics Anonymous
Benzodiazepine
Codeine
Cross-Dependence
Cross-Tolerance
Detoxification
Downers
Heroin
Intoxication
Narcotic
Oxycodone
Polysubstance Abuse
Recovery Rates
Relapse Prevention
Side Effects
Sublingual
Substance Abuse
Trigger
Ups or Uppers
Urge-Peak
Withdrawal Symptoms
Self-Help Group
Psychopharmacology:

Substance Abuse Education Crossword Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acetaminophens
Addiction
Addictive Personality
Alcoholics Anonymous
Alkaloids
Caffeine
Codeine
Codependence
Compulsion
Craving
Crisis Intervention
Cross-Dependence
D.O.C.
Detoxification
Dopamine
Drug Misuse
Drug Tolerance
Drugs
DUI
DWI
Enabling
Endorphins
Habit
Heroin
Hydrocodone
Induction
Inflation
Influence
Narcotic
Sobriety

Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cocaine is a ______ crystalline powder made from the coca plant white
A drug dose large enough to cause serious harm to the body. overdose
The body becomes used to the drug. tolerance
Designer drug that can come in powder. Street name is XTC, X. ecstasy
Markers, Spray paint, and other strong smelling objects that are smelled or huffed are called_________. inhalants
A medicine that can be legally obtained only with a prescription. prescription
When someone loses coordination or body control due to alcohol. intoxicated
Incorrect use of a drug. misuse
Harmful condition in which a person has physical or emotional need to take a drug. dependence
Puts holes in lining of the nose. snorting
The intentional use of a drug when no medical or health reasons exist. abuse
Pain killers are made from this drug _____________. heroin
Cocaine is _________ through nose, or injected. inhaled
Prolonged use of amphetamines may cause hallucinations and intense __________. paranoia
________ are swallowed; calm nervous and relax muscles. depressants
Person with dependence on alcohol. alcoholic
Speed, uppers, dexies. amphetamines
Street name: pot, weed; typically smoked. marijuana
Stopping the supply of a drug on which a person is physically dependent. withdrawal
A substance other than food that changes the way the body or mind functions. drug
Also known as the date rape drug. ghb

Alcohol Awareness Word Search

Type
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Description

Unhealthy
Support
Risks
Substance Abuse
Cirrhosis
Dehydration
Hangover
Alcohol Poisoning
Nausea
Withdrawal
Tolerance
Intoxication
Ethanol
Designated Driver
Binge Drinking
Dependence
Alcoholism
Abuse
Peer Pressure
Depressant
Addiction

Drug Abuse Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Physical and/or psychological dependence on a drug. Addiction
A intoxicating liquid that is the constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks. Alcohol
A chemical substance that has a direct effect on the body. Drug
A highly addictive analgesic drug derived from morphine, often used illicitly as a narcotic producing euphoria. Heroin
A drug that opens the doors to a new drug. Ex: Marijuana Gateway Drug
A toxic colorless or yellowish oily liquid that is the chief active constituent of tobacco. Nicotine
Dries leaves and female flowers from the hemp plant. Marijuana
A legal drug only available with a written order from a physician. Prescription Medicine
Physical and psychological symptoms that occur when users dependent on a drug stop taking it. Withdrawal
A central nervous system stimulant used clinically in the treatment of narcolepsy, hyperkinesis, and for blood pressure maintenance in hypotensive state Meth

Tobacco Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An addictive drug found in tobacco leaves and in all tobacco products. Nicotine
Capable of causing a user to develop intense cravings. Addictive
A thick, oily, dark liquid that forms when tobacco burns. Tar
passages through which air enters and spreads through the lungs. Bronchi
a poisonous, colorless, odorless gas. carbon Minoxide
ground tobacco that is chewed or inhaled through the nose. Smokeless Tobacco
a condition in which passages in the lungs become swollen and irritated eventually losing their elasticity. COPD
a process in which the body needs more and more of a drug to get the same effect. Tolerance
a type of addiction in which the body itself feels a direct need for a drug. Physical Dependence
Physical and psychological reactions that occur when someone stops using an addictive substance Withdrawal
Products that assist a person in breaking a tobacco habit. NRT
a return to the use of a drug after attempting to stop. Relapse
Environmental tobacco smoke Secondhand Smoke
smoke that comes directly from a burning cigarette, pipe, or cigar. Sidestream Smoke
smoke that is exhaled by a smoker. Mainstream Smoke
A nonsmoker who breathes in secondhand smoke Passive Smoker
pressure you feel to go along with harmful behaviors or beliefs of others your age. Negative Peer Pressure

Addiction- Related Definitions and Terms Word Search

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Description

Intoxicated
Death
Addict
Junkie
Depression
Withdrawal Symptoms
Upper Downer Cycle
Tolerance
Side Effects
Secondary Drug Effects
Reverse Tolerance
Psychoactive Drugs
Primary Drug Effects
Drug Switching
Drug Abuse
Cross tolerance
Addiction
Physical Dependence

drug abuse Word Search

Type
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Description

detoxfication
withdrawal
recovery
relapse
intervention
alcohol abuse
enablers
physical dependence
tolerance
alcoholism
addiction
fetal alcohol syndrome
inhibition
binge drinking
cirrhosis
fatty liver
mulnutrition
alcohol poisoning
blood alcohol context
intoxication
reaction time
alternatives
depression
alcohol

drug abuse Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

streetdrugs
synergistic
antagonistic
withdrawal
psychoactive
prescription
otcdrug
psilocybin
flashback
dopamine
anxiety
gatewaydrug
ecstacy
steroids
huffing
club drugs
marijuana
crystal Meth
cocaine
heroine
tranquilizer
tolerance
hypnoticeffect
opiates
barbituates
angel dust
hallucinogen
stimulant
addiction
depressant