Medical Toxicology of Drug Abuse: Synthesized Chemicals and Psychoactive Plants

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 20, 2012 - Medical - 1041 pages
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This book provides a broad reference covering important drugs of abuse including amphetamines, opiates, and steroids. It also covers psychoactive plants such as caffeine, peyote, and psilocybin. It provides chemical structures, analytical methods, clinical features, and treatments of these drugs of abuse, serving as a highly useful, in-depth supplement to a general medical toxicology book. The style allows for the easy application of the contents to searchable databases and other electronic products, making this an essential resource for practitioners in medical toxicology, industrial hygiene, occupational medicine, pharmaceuticals, environmental organizations, pathology, and related fields.
 

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Contents

I
3
Methylphenidate
57
Flunitrazepam
77
Nicholas A Buckley MD
126
and Pyrrolidinophenone Derivatives
156
xi
193
Eating Disorders and Appetite Suppressants
200
Noradrenergic Agents
233
Naphthalene and paraDichlorobenzene Mothballs
716
Toluene
725
Trichloroethane
737
Trichloroethylene
743
Nitrogen Compounds
751
PSYCHOACTIVE PLANTS
759
Absinthe
761
Ayahuasca Harmala Alkaloids and Dimethyltryptamines
768

Serotoninergic and Mixed Agents
255
Ergogenic Agents and Supplements
275
Erythropoietin Stimulation and Other Blood Doping Methods
306
Ethanol
365
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide
452
Older Sedative Hypnotic Drugs
467
Opioids
514
Phencyclidine
608
Volatile Substances of Abuse
633
A Anesthetics
642
Ethers
647
Halogenated Ethers Enflurane Isoflurane Methoxyflurane Sevoflurane
653
Halothane
664
Nitrous Oxide
670
B Fluorinated Alkanes
676
Industrial Hydrocarbons
684
Ethyl Chloride
691
Gasoline
695
nHexane
702
Methanol
709
Betel Quid and Areca Nut
781
Caffeine
788
Cocaine
805
Ibogaine Tabernanthe iboga Baill
867
Khat Catha edulis Vahl Forsskal ex Endl and Cathinone
873
Kratom Mitragyna speciosa Korth Havil
880
Marijuana Cannabis sativa L and Synthetic Cannabinoids
886
57
920
Mate Tea Ilex paraguariensis A St Hil
932
77
933
Morning Glory Family Convolvulaceae
938
Peyote Lophophora williamsii Lem Ex SalmDyck Coult and Mescaline
944
Psilocybin and Hallucinogenic Mushrooms
950
Salvia divinorum Epling Jativa and Salvinorin A
961
Tobacco Nicotine and Pituri
968
156
983
193
990
INDEX
993
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