Type
Crossword
Description

distortions in person's perception of reality by drugs HALLUCINOGENS
substance that has similar effects as morphine OPIOIDS
direct effect on the nervous system STIMULANTS
understanding of sexual feelings SEXUALITY
known as downers DEPRESSANT
addiction to drinks or drugs DEPENDENCE
really needing to know or learn about it CURIOSITY
knowledge and understanding thought and experience COGNITIVE
medicine or treatment written by doctor PRESCRIPTION
physical condition caused by chronic use of drugs PHYSICALDEPENDENCE
confident and forceful behavior ASSERTIVENESS
capacity to endure pain and hardship TOLERANCE
confident in our powers and resources SELF-RELIANT
using drugs in ways that are not meant to be used SUBSTANCEMISUSE
sense of admiration towards yourself and others RESPECT
how fast you can go back to good from bad RESILIENCE
male or female GENDER
sex role considered acceptable and appropriate GENDERROLES

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

Drugs, Addiction, and Substance Use/Abuse Crossword

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Crossword
Description

When a drug user can't stop taking a drug even if he wants to Addiction
overindulgence in or dependence on an addictive substance, especially alcohol or drugs. Substance Abuse
any time someone consumes alcohol or drugs Substance Use
opiate processed directly from the extracts of the opium poppy. Heroin
a potent central nervous system stimulant cocaine
popularly shortened to meth or ice, is a psychostimulant and sympathomimetic drug Methamphetamime
Arguably the most regarded of all psychedelics, it is considered mainly as a recreational drug, and an entheogen LSD
semisynthetic psychedelic entactogen of the phenethylamine family that is much less visual with more stimulant-like effects. Ecstasy
resinous narcotic formed from the latex released by lacerating (or “scoring”) the immature seed pods of opium poppies Opium
the dried leaves and female flowers of the hemp plant, used in cigarette form as a narcotic or hallucinogen. Marijuana
dissociative drug formerly used as an anesthetic agent, exhibiting hallucinogenic and neurotoxic effects PCP

Health : Legal and Illegal Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The improper use of medicine or over-the-counter drugs DrugMisuse
a drug that speeds up activities of the central nervous system Stimulant
The leaves, stems, and flowering tops of the hemp plant Cannabis sativa Marijuana
a drug that distorts perception Hallucinogen
a powerful but short-acting stimulant Cocaine
A stimulant that is related to amphetamines Methamphetamine
One group of powerful stimulants Amphetamines
Any effect of a drug or medicine SideEffect
An opioid drug made from morphine Heroin
Sold legally in pharmacies or in stores without a doctors prescription Overthecounterdrug
a drug that speeds up activities of the central nervous system Stimulant
A psychoactive drug that slows brain and body reactions Depressant
One class of depressants, also called sedative-hypnotics Barbiturates
This substance will eventually control you, will take over your life PsychoactiveDrug
A breathable chemical vapor that produces mind altering effects Inhalant
A drug that can only be obtained with an order from a doctor PrescriptionDrug
When a drug is intentionally used improperly or unsafely DrugAbuse

Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance that changes the way the body or mind works. Drug
A drug used to prevent or cure illness, disease, or relieve pain. Medicine
A medicine obtained only with a written order from a doctor. Prescription Drug
A medicine that can be purchased without a prescription. over-the-counter drug
The using of a harmful drug on purpose. Drug Abuse
A depressant drug found in some beverages. Alcohol
A person who supports the harmful behavior of another. Enabler
A disease in which there is a dependence on alcohol. Alcoholism
A stimulant drug found in tobacco. Nicotine
A group of drugs that speed up the body;s functions. Stimulants
A group of drugs that slow down the nervous system and relieve pain. Narcotics
A group of illegal drugs that change sensation. Hallucinogens
Chemicals that are breathed in. Inhalants
A group of drugs that slow down the body's functions. Depressants
A substance that causes cancer. Carcinogen

Forensic Science- DRUGS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

as a natural or synthetic substance that is used to produce physiological or psychological effects in humans or other higher order animals drug
analgesics, meaning they relieve pain by a depressing action on the central nervous system. Narcotic drugs
readily extracted from opium and is used to synthesize heroin. Morphine
produces a “high” that is accompanied by drowsiness and a sense of well-being that generally last for three to four hours. Heroin
is usually prepared synthetically from morphine. Codeine
derived from opium or morphine, but does have the same physiological effects on the body as do opium narcotics. OxyContin
appears to eliminate the addict’s desire for heroin while producing minimal side effects Methadone
cause marked changes in normal thought processes, perceptions, and moods. Hallucinogens
the most controversial drug in this class because its long-term effects on health are still largely unknown Marijuana
The chemical substance largely responsible for the hallucinogenic properties of marijuana is known as THC
synthesized from lysergic acid, and can cause hallucinations that can last for 12 hours. LSD
is often synthesized in clandestine laboratories and is often smoked, ingested, sniffed PCP
often mixed with other drugs, such as LSD, or amphetamine, and is sold as a powder Phencyclidine
substances used to depress the functions of the central nervous system. Depressants
enters the body’s bloodstream and quickly travels to the brain, where it acts to suppress the brain’s control of thought processes and muscle coordination. Alcohol
normally taken orally and create a feeling of well-being, relax the body, and produce sleep. Barbiturates
produce a relaxing tranquility without impairment of high-thinking faculties or inducing sleep. Tranquilizers
substances taken to increase alertness or activity, followed by a decrease in fatigue and a loss of appetite. Stimulants
injected intravenously, cause an initial “rush,” followed by an intense feeling of pleasure. Amphetamine
extracted from the leaves of Erythroxylin coca, causes increased alertness and vigor, accompanied by the suppression of hunger, fatigue, and boredom Cocaine
cocaine mixed with baking soda and water, then heated Crack
central nervous system depressants that are often connected with drug-facilitated sexual assault, rape, and robbery. GHB and Rohypnol
enhances self-awareness and decreases inhibitions, however, seizures, muscle breakdown, stroke, kidney failure, and cardiovascular system failure often accompany chronic abuse Ecstasy
primarily used as a veterinary animal anesthetic that in humans causes euphoria and hallucinations. Ketamine
often abused by individuals who are interested in accelerating muscle growth anabolic steroids
drugs have a high potential for abuse and have no currently accepted medical use such as heroin, marijuana, methaqualone, and LSD. Schedule I
drugs have a high potential for abuse and have medical use with severe restrictions such as cocaine, PCP, and most amphetamine and barbiturate prescriptions Schedule II
drugs have less potential for abuse and a currently accepted medical use such as all barbiturate prescriptions not covered under Schedule II, such as codeine and anabolic steroids. Schedule III
drugs have a low potential for abuse and have a current medical use such as darvon, phenobarbital, and some tranquilizers such as diazepam (valium) and chlordiazepoxide (librium). Schedule IV
drugs must show low abuse potential and have medical use such as opiate drug mixtures that contain nonnarcotic medicinal ingredients. Schedule V

Legal and Illegal Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A drug that can be obtained only with a written order from a doctor Prescription Drug
A breathable chemical vapor that relieves heart pain, can cause permanent damage, heart failure, cardiac arrest, or suffocation Inhalant
A stimulant that is even more powerful than an amphetamine and is sometimes referred to as "crank," "crystal," or "ice" Methamphetamine
A drug that is referred to as "pot," "weed," or "dope" Marijuana
A secondary, typically undesirable effect of a drug Side effect
Taking a drug for which it was not intended to be used for Drug misuse
Abusers sniff the drug into their nose, smoke it, or inject it directly into their bloodstream Cocaine
A type of drug that changes the brain function and thought processes Psychoactive Drug
Most frequently used illegal drug in the United States made from morphine Heroin
A medicine that is sold legally in pharmacies without a doctors permission Over the counter drug
Types of drugs that slow down body functions by decreasing the heart rates and lowering body pressure Depressant
When people intentionally use any kind of drugs for non-medical purposes Drug Abuse
A type of drugs that speeds up activities of the CNS by increasing blood pressure, alertness, and heart rate. Stimulant
A type of very powerful and dangerous stimulant Amphetamines
A class of depressants that relax a person. Also known as sedative-hypnotics Barbiturates
A drug that distorts perception, though, and mood. They overload the brain with sensory information, causing a distorted sense of reality. Hallucinogen

Chapter 22 - Illegal Drugs: Vocab & Definitions Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

any unnecessary or improper use of chemical substances for non-medical purposes substance abuse
chemical substances that people aren't legally allowed to manufacture, possess, buy, or sell illegal drugs
the use or sale of any illegal or otherwise not permitted substances illicit drug use
a strong, sometimes fatal reaction to taking a large amount of a drug overdose
a physiological or psychological dependence on a drug addiction
a plant whose leaves, buds, and flowers are usually smoked for their intoxicating effects marijuana
an irrational suspiciousness or distrust of others paranoia
substances whose fumes are sniffed or inhaled to give effect inhalants
synthetic substances similar to male sex hormones (that aid with muscular development) anabolic-androgenic steroids
chemicals that affect the central nervous system as well as the brain's activity psychoactive drugs
synthetic drugs that are made to imitate the effects of other drugs designer drugs
drugs that alter moods, thoughts, and sensory perceptions hallucinogens
drugs that speed up the central nervous system stimulants
drugs derived from the opium plant that are obtainable only by prescription and are used to relieve pain opiates
areas within 1000 to 1500 feet of school and designated by signs, within which people caught selling drugs will receive especially severe penalties drug-free school zones
organized community efforts by neighborhood residents to patrol, monitor, report, and otherwise stop drug deals and drug abuse drug watches
the process of medical and psychological treatment for physiological or psychological dependence on a drug, alcohol, or some substance. rehabilitation
a feeling of intense well-being or elation euphoria
drugs that slow down the central nervous system depressants

Drugs and Alcohol Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Addictions can be __________ Herditary
A drug that slows down functions of the nervous system Depressants
This can affect your attiude to using drugs/alcohol friends
Something taht can be compulsive overtime addiction
Drugs that distort the senses and awarness of someone hallucinogens
Larger amounts of substances are needed to get the desired effects of being drunk or high Tolerance
substance ________ is when the use of a substance results in a problem in their life Abuse
Drugs can create _________ in a society Crime
This is a type of stimulant amphetamines
This is a type of hallucinogens LSD
This is a type of depressant Alcohol
Substance _______ is when you ingest,inhale, or absorb drug that not interfer with daily activity use
A reason for alot of car accidents drunkdriving
high rates of this drug is used by teenagers Marijuana
_________problems occur when trying to stop using the substance Anger

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

Drug Education - Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

violence
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unprotected sex
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underage drinking
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DUI
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magic mushrooms
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drink spiking
preloading
binge drinking
recreational use
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prescription drugs
long term
substance abuse
illegal
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awareness
risk factors
minimise harm
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prevention
steroids
ketamine
ghb
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