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NHS Choices. (2020) Drugs addiction: getting help.

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Drug abuse can be harmful to your health. We look at some of the most commonly taken illegal drugs, what they are, and how they can affect you. 

  • Cannabis (hash, weed, grass, skunk, marijuana)
  • Cocaine (powder cocaine, coke, crack)
  • Mephedrone (meow meow, miaow miaow, meph)
  • Ecstasy (MDMA, pills, crystal, E)
  • Speed (amphetamine, billy, whizz)
Item Type
Publication Type
International, Web Resource
Drug Type
Cannabis, CNS stimulants, Cocaine, Inhalents and solvents, New psychoactive substance
Intervention Type
Prevention, Harm reduction, Education and training, Rehabilitation/Recovery, Screening / Assessment
March 2020
NHS Choices
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