Medical Toxicology of Drug Abuse: Synthesized Chemicals and Psychoactive Plants

Medical Toxicology of Drug Abuse: Synthesized Chemicals and Psychoactive Plants

Author(s): Donald G. Barceloux

Published Online: 2 FEB 2012 10:12AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780471727606

Online ISBN: 9781118105955

DOI: 10.1002/9781118105955

About this Book

This book provides a broad reference covering important drugs of abuse including amphetamines, opiates, and steroids. It also covers psychoactive plants such as caffeine, peyote, and psilocybin. It provides chemical structures, analytical methods, clinical features, and treatments of these drugs of abuse, serving as a highly useful, in-depth supplement to a general medical toxicology book. The style allows for the easy application of the contents to searchable databases and other electronic products, making this an essential resource for practitioners in medical toxicology, industrial hygiene, occupational medicine, pharmaceuticals, environmental organizations, pathology, and related fields.

Table of contents

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  1. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - I: Amphetamines and Phenethylamine Derivatives

  2. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - II: Club Drugs

  3. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - III: Eating Disorders and Appetite Suppressants

  4. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - IV: Ergogenic Agents and Supplements

  5. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - V: Ethanol

  6. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - VI: Lysergic Acid Diethylamide

  7. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - VII: Older Sedative Hypnotic Drugs

  8. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - VIII: Opioids

  9. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - IX: Phencyclidine

  10. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - X: Volatile Substances of Abuse

  11. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - A: Anesthetics

  12. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - B: Fluorinated Alkanes

  13. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - C: Industrial Hydrocarbons

  14. Part 1: Synthetic and Semisynthetic Chemicals - D: Nitrogen Compounds

  15. Part 2: Psychoactive Plants

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