Our Drug Guide contains information for over 40
commonly-abused drugs.



The Drug Guide at The Partnership at Drugfree.org is a comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information, including drug descriptions, slang terms, short term- and long term- effects, images, federal classifications and more.

 

Caffeine

What is Caffeine? Caffeine is a psychoactive stimulant. What does it look like? The chemical compound is derived from plants. Caffeine most often consumed in beverages, such as coffee, tea, soft drinks and energy drinks. It may also be found…

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Cocaine/Crack

Big C, Blow, Coke, Flake, Freebase, Lady, Nose Candy, Rock, Snow, Snowbirds, White Crack

What is Cocaine? Cocaine is a drug extracted from the leaves of the coca plant. It is a potent brain stimulant and one of the most powerfully addictive drugs. What does it look like? Cocaine is distributed on the street…

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Crystal Meth

Ice

What is Crystal Meth? Crystal Meth is a very pure, smokeable form of methamphetamine. It is a powerful and extremely addictive man-made stimulant. Its use can lead to severe physiological and psychological dependence.  What does it look like? Clear crystal…

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