CNS Stimulants

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lb911srb
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CNS Stimulants
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2010-01-24 07:31:28
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Stimulants, Symptoms
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  1. Overdose symptoms of CNS Stimulants are:
    • Agitation
    • Increased body tempature
    • Hallucinations
    • Convulsions
  2. Methods of administration for CNS Stimulants are:
    • Insufflation
    • Smoked
    • Injected
    • Orally
  3. CNS Stimulants will cause the following symptoms in the circulatory system

    Pulse rate
    Blood pressure
    Body tempature
    Pulse rate, blood pressure and body tempature will all be up.
  4. The general indicators of CNS Stimulants are:
    • Restlessness
    • Body tremors
    • Excitability
    • Euphoric
    • Talkative
    • Exaggerated reflexes
    • Anxiety
    • Bruxism
    • Redness to nasal area
    • Runny nose
    • Loss of appetite
    • Insomnia
    • Increased alterness
    • Dry mouth
    • Irritability
  5. The Romberg's for CNS Stimulants users is
  6. The duration of effects for CNS Stimulants is
    5 minutes to 12 hours depending on the substance.
  7. CNS Stimulants will reflect the following symptoms in the eyes.

    HGN
    VGN
    Lack of Convergence
    Pupil Size
    Reaction to Light
    • HGN, VGN and Lack of convergence are not present
    • Pupils will be dilated
    • Reaction to ligth will be slow

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