The above images are of Claviceps purpurea (Ergot fungus). This plant is well known for drug LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide). Hallucinogens:- These are those drugs which change thoughts, feelings and perceptions of an individual who claims that he can ‘see sounds’ and ‘hear colour’. These drugs are also called psychedelic drugs because these have a […]Read More LSD ( Lysergic Acid Diethylamide).
The above image shown is of Erythroxylon coca. This plant is well known for the drug Cocaine. Cocaine or coca alkaloid:- It is derived from the leaves and young branches of South American plant, Erythroxylon coca found in Bolivia and Peru. It interferes with the transport of the neurotransmitter dopamine. It is generally sniffed or smoked. […]Read More COCAINE OR COCA ALKALOID.
The above images shown are of plant Papaver somniferum. This plant is well-known for drugs such as opioids. Opiate narcotics or opioids:- These act as depressant and analgesics so are commonly called pain killers. These bind to their specific opioid receptors present in the CNS and gastrointestinal tract. Effects:- Opiates lessen pain reduce tension and […]Read More OPIOIDS!!
ADHD commonly called as Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. This is a very rare disorder. People suffering from this are generally not attentive and cannot stay at one place. They are Hyperactive as the disorder says. But sometimes I think in my opinion that Hyperactive people can achieve great things in life. Hyperactiveness of a person […]Read More ADHD