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.




What is Alcohol? Alcohol is a depressant. What does it look like? Alcohol is used in liquid form. How is it used? Alcohol is drunk. Types include beer, wine, and liquor. What are its short term effects? When a person…

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What is AMT? For basic information on this emerging or less prevalent drug please see the links below to law enforcement reports and press articles. Little is known about the short-term and long-term effects of this drug due to a…

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Anorectic Drugs

What are Anorectic Drugs? A number of drugs have been developed and marketed to replace amphetamines as appetite suppressants. These anorectic drugs include benzphetamine (Didrex), diethylproprion (Tenuate, Tepanil), fenfluramine (Pondimin), mazindol (Sanorex, Mazanor), phendimetrazine (Bontril, Prelu-2, Plegine) and phentermine (Ionamin, AdipexP)….

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