Acid head: Heavy user of LSD.
Bad Or Bum Or Freak Out Trip: An LSD experience in which the drug effects are unpleasant and sometimes frightening. It usually lasts from 8 to 12 hours.
Busted: To be arrested.
Cutting: Mixing a drug, usually a narcotic, with other substances.
Flip: To go psychotic.
Flashback: A transitory, spontaneous recurrence of drug-induced experience in a drug-free state.
Guide: A person who “babysits” the psychedelic user during a session.
Hangover: Temporary illness usually following recovery from drunkenness.
Mainlining: Intravenous (IV) injection.
Shooting: Intravenous (IV) injection.
Physical Dependence: Physiologic requirement for a drug to prevent symptoms of withdrawal.
Psychological Dependence: The mind needs to continue taking a drug (craving) for its pleasurable effects or to avoid discomfort.
Return Trip: Reappearance of LSD-like effects long after the last dose of LSD was taken.
Skin popping: i.m injection.
Trip: Effects of LSD.
Psychotomimetic: Psychosis mimicking.
Soft Drugs: Amphetamine, Barbiturates, Cannabis, LSD.
Hard Drugs: Opium, Heroin, Cocaine, Methedrine.
|Type of Substance||Examples||Street Names||Attempt to copy the effects of|
|Synthetic Cannabinoids||“Herbal Smoking Blends”||K2, Spice, Kronik, Northern Lights||Cannabis|
|Meow Meow, M-Kat|
Ivory Wave, Bath Salts
|Synthetic Piperazines||BZP, TFMPP||A2, Rapture||MDMA/Ecstasy, methamphetamine, hallucinogens|
|Substituted Phenethylamines||2C-x family: 2C-l, 2C-B|
NBOMe family: 25l-NBOMe, 25B-NBOMe, 25C-NBOMe.
|Trypstacy, Bromo, TWO’s|
Death on Impact
|MDMA/Ecstasy, methamphetamine, hallucinogens|
|Dissociative Anaesthetics||Methoxetamine||MXE, Moxy||Ketamine|