CNS Depressant

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lb911srb
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CNS Depressant
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2010-01-24 04:14:03
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Depressants, Indicators,
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  1. CNS Depressants will reflect the following in the eyes.

    HGN
    VGN
    Lack of Convergence
    Pupil Size
    Reaction to Light
    • Present
    • Present in High Doses
    • Present
    • Normal, but Soma and Quaaludes will dilate pupils
    • Slowed reation to light
  2. CNS Depressants will cause the following symptoms in the circulatory system.

    Pulse Rate
    Blood Pressure
    Body Temperature
    • Slow, except ETOH and Quaaludes may elevate pulse rate
    • Low blood pressure
    • Normal body temperature
  3. CNS Depressants general indicators are:
    • Uncoordinated
    • Disoriented
    • Sluggish
    • Thick, Slurred Speech
    • Drunken-like Behavior
    • Gait Ataxia
    • Drowiness
    • Droopy Eyes
    • Fumbling
  4. CNS Depressants methods of administration
    • Oral
    • Injected
  5. CNS Depressants duration of effects.
    1-16 hours (depending on the substance)
  6. CNS Depressants overdose signs
    • Shallow breathing
    • Cold, clammy skin
    • Pupils dilated
    • Rapid, weak pulse
    • Coma

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