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There are different kinds of depressants. Alcohol can be used as a depressant, as well as benzo type drugs and barbiturates.

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Cigarettes, Alcohol etc.

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Q: What are some examples of Depressants and Stimulants?
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What groups of drugs have the opposite effect on the brain hallucinogens and stimulants opiates and sedatives stimulants and depressants depressants and opiates Why?

Stimulants and depressants have opposite effects on the brain. Stimulants activate the central nervous system, while depressants (as their name implies) depress it.

How do stimulants and depressants affect nerve activity?

stimulants increase activity and depressants decrease activity.

What category does caffeine go in stimulants depressants hallucinogens?


Are depressants more dangerous than stimulants?

Most types of alcohol are depressants while most drugs are stimulants. It is generally believed that depressants are not more dangerous than stimulants and that it is, in fact, the other way around.

Are Depressants less dangerous than stimulants?

TRUEBoth depressants and stimulants are equally dangerous when used incorrectly. Depressants can slow the heart rate down too much, and stimulants can speed it up too much. Both have devastating effects.

Are cigarettes stimulants or depressants?

im pretty sure i learned they r stimulants

Are inhalants depressants stimulants or hallucinogens?


What group of drugs does alcohol come from?

alcohol is under the category of depressants

What are the types of psychoactive drugs?

stimulants depressants hallucinorgenics

Want are the names of classes of drugs?

hallucinogen's, depressants and stimulants

What are the similarities between stimulants and depressants?

Some are both presribed(over-the-counter), also both can be used for speedballing.

Is caffeine a stimulate depressant or hallucinogen?

Caffeine belongs to the family of stimulants. It is the opposite of depressants, and has no hallucinogenic properties.