Drug Use Symptoms
Below is a list of common symptoms for a variety of drugs. It is important to note that many drugs have the same symptoms.
Any noticeable change in behavior can be a sign of potential drug use/abuse.
THIS IS NOT AN ALL-INCLUSIVE LIST.
|Symptoms ||Potential Drugs|
|Aggressiveness||Alcohol, Anabolic Steroids|
|Anxiety/Nervousness||Amphetamines, Cocaine, PCP|
|Changes in physical appearances, increased masculinization||Anabolic Steroids|
|Depression||Alcohol, Barbiturates, LSD|
|Euphoria||Cocaine, Opiates, Methadone, Propoxyphene, MDMA/Ecstasy|
|Insensitivity to pain||Opiates, PCP, Ketamine|
|Lack of coordination||THC, Alcohol, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Methaqualone|
|Long periods without rest or sleep||Amphetamines, Cocaine|
|Loss of appetite||Amphetamines, Cocaine|
|Mood-altering effects||THC, PCP, Ketamine, LSD|
|Paranoia||Cocaine, THC, PCP|
|Rapid speech, tremors||Amphetamines, Cocaine, PCP|
|Relaxing or sedation of the body/drowsiness||Opiates, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Methadone, Methaqualone, Propoxyphene, GHB, Rohypnol, Ketamine|
|Tightness of muscles||Amphetamines, Cocaine||