Common Drugs of Abuse

Common Drugs of Abuse Quick Reference Chart

Common drugs of abuse chart shows how they are abused and their street names. Useful for parents and employers.

The chart was designed to help understand the effects of drugs, ways used, street names and the average detection time,

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid

Common drugs of abuse: Opiates

CodeineTylenol® #3SchoolboySchedule II by itself. Schedule III in combination.Oral; intrarectal; intramuscular; subcutaneousModerate-to-low risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include drug craving, runny nose, yawning, sweating, insomnia, weakness, stomach cramps, etc.Codeine,
Morphine
1-3 days1-2 days
HydrocodoneLorcet®,
Lortab®, Hycodan®, Norco®,
Vicodin®, Vicoprofen®
Hydros,
Dones,
Vics,
Itchies
Schedule II by itself. Schedule III in combination.OralModerate potential of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include severe pain, pins and needles, sweating, extreme anxiety, restlessness, sneezing, etc.Hydrocodone, Hydromorphone, Norhydrocodone1-3 days1-2 days
HydromorphoneDilaudid®, Hymorphan®Juice,
Dillies, M2s,
Hospital heroin
Schedule IIOral; intramuscular; intravenous; subcutaneous; intranasal; rectal; sublin-gual; transmucosal; buccal; transdermalModerate-to-high risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include shaking, cold sweats, diarrhea, vomiting, self-doubt, emptiness, etc.Hydromorphone1-3 days1-2 days
MorphineAvinza®,
Kadian®,
MS Contin®, MSIR®,
Roxanol®, Embeda®
M, MorphSchedule IISmoking; snorting; oral; rectal; subcutaneous; intramuscular; intravenous; intrathecalHigh potential for physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include several stages ranging from drug craving and anxiety to vomiting or loss of appetite.Morphine1-3 days1-2 days
OxycodoneTylox®,
Percocet®, Percodan®, OxyContin®, OxyIR®, Roxicodone®
Oxy-coffins,
Killers,
Percs
Schedule IIOral; intramuscular; intravenous; in-tranasal; subcutaneous; transdermal; rectal; epiduralModerate-to-high risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, panic attacks, nausea, muscle pain, fevers, etc.Oxycodone, Oxymorphone, Roxycodone1-3 days1-2 days
OxymorphoneOpana ER®,
Opana IR®, Numorphan®
Blues,
Nu-blues,
Biscuits,
Blue heaven
Schedule IIIntravenous; intramuscular; subcutaneous; oral; rectal; intranasalHigh risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, panic attacks, nausea, muscle pain, fevers, etc.Oxymorphone1-3 days1-2 days

Opioids

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
BuprenorphineSuboxone®, Subutex®, Buprenex®, Butrans®N/ASchedule IIISublingual; intramuscular; intravenous; transdermal; intranasal; rectalRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms are typically less severe than other opioids.Buprenorphine, Norbuprenorphine3-5+ days1-2+ days
FentanylActiq®,
Fentora®, Onsolis®, Duragesic®, Sublimaze®
N/ASchedule IITransdermal; intramuscular; intravenous; oral; sublingual; buccalModerate-to-high risk of physical or psychological dependence. Risk of postacute-withdrawal syndrome leading to possible psychiatric disorders, depression, anxiety, etc.Fentanyl,
Norfentanyl
1-4 days1-3 days
MeperidineDemerol®Demmies,
Painkiller
Schedule IIOral; intranasal; rectal; intravenousDue to rapid onset, meperidine is more likely to be abused than other prescription opioids. Like other opioids, there is a potential for physical dependence.Meperidine, Normeperidine1-3 days1-2 days
MethadoneMethodose®, Dolophine®Dollies,
Meth
Schedule IIOral; intravenous; insufflation; sublingual; rectalAccording to some physicians, methadone causes less of a euphoric high. Often used as an intermediate drug in opioid addiction recovery programs.Methadone,
EDDP
(2-ethylidene-1,5-dimethyl-3,3-diphenyl pyrrolidine
1-7 days1-2 days
PentazocineTalwin®T’sSchedule IIIOral; intravenous; intramuscularModerate-to-low physical dependence risk. May have risk of psychological dependence.Pentazocine1-3 days1-2 days
PropoxypheneDarvocet®, Darvon®PainkillerSchedule IVOral; intravenous; rectalRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use.Norpropoxyphene, Propoxyphene1-7 days1-2 days
TapentadolNucynta®N/ASchedule IIOralHigh risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, sweating, trouble sleeping, etc.Tapentadol, Desmethyltapentadol1-3 days1-2 days
TramadolRyzolt®,
Ultracet®,
Ultram®
N/ASchedule IVOral; intravenous; intramuscular; rectal; sublingual; buccal; intranasalRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, depression, anguish, sweating, restless legs, etc.Tramadol,
O-desmethyltramadol
1-3 days1-2 days

Stimulants

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
AmphetamineAdderall®, Benzedrine®, Dexedrine®Aimies,
Back dex,
Bennies,
Black beauties,
Brain pills,
Bumblebees,
Dartwheels,
Dexies,
Marathons,
Pep pills,
Pixies,
Road dope,
Speed,
Truck drivers,
Uppers
Schedule IIOral, typical dosage: 5-15 mgRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include extreme hunger, fatigue, shaking, seizures, arrhythmia, etc.Amphetamine2-4+ days1-3 days
MethylphenidateRitalin®, Concerta®, Methylin®, Provigil®N/ASchedule IIOral; transdermalHigh risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include depression, extreme fatigue, etc.Methylphenidate, Ritalinic acid2-4 days1-2 days
NicotineNicorette®, Nicoderm®N/ANonscheduledSmoking; insufflation; oral; transdermal; intrabuccal; vaporized; buccalHigh potential for physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, headache, hunger, craving for cigarettes, etc.Cotinine,
3-OH-cotinine
2-4 days2-4 days

Common drugs of abuse: Benzodiazepines

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
AlprazolamXanax®, Niravam®,
Xanor®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Alprazolam, α-hydroxy alprazolam2-8 days1-2 days
ChlordiazepoxideAngirex®, Elenium®, Klopoxid®, Librax®, Libritabs®, Librium®, Mesural®,
Mul-tum®, Novapam®, Risolid®,
Silibrin®, Sonimen®, Tropium®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOral; intramuscularRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Nordiazepam, Oxazepam1-7 days1-2 days
ClonazepamKlonopin®Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOral; intravenous; intramuscular; sublingualRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Clonazepam,
7-amino clonazepam
3-14 days1-2 days
ClorazepateTranxene®,
Novo-Clopate®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Nordiazepam, Oxazepam1-7 days1-2 days
DiazepamValium®Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOral; intramuscular; intravenous; suppositoryRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Diazepam,
Temazepam,
Nordiazepam, Oxazepam
3-14 days1-2 days
FlurazepamDalmane®, Dalmadorm®Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.N1-desalkyl-flurazepam, hydroxyethyl-flurazepam1-3 days1-2 days
LorazepamAtivan®
Lorax®,
Emotavil®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOral; intramuscular; intravenous; sublingual; transdermalRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Lorazepam2-5 days1-2 days
MidazolamVersed,
Dormicum, Hypnovel®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOral; intramuscular; intravenous; parenteralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.α-Hydroxymidazolam1-3 days1-2 days
OxazepamMurelax®,
Serax®,
Serepax®, Alepam®, Adumbran®
Downs,
Nerve pills,
Tranks
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Oxazepam1-3 days 4-6 weeks
Chronic use*
1-2 days
TemazepamRestoril®,
Tenox®, Euhypnos®
King Kong pills, jellies, jelly, Edinburgh eccies, tams, terms, mazzies, temazies, tammies, temmies, beans, eggs, green eggs, wobbly eggs, knockouts, hardball, norries, oranges, rugby balls, ruggers, terminators, red and blue, no-gos, blackout, green devils, drunk pills, brainwash, mind erasers, tem-tems, mommy’s big helper, vitamin T, bit T, TZSchedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Temazepam,
Oxazepam
1-4 days1-2 days

Muscle Relaxants

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
CarisoprodolSoma®,
Soprodal®
Dance, DS,
Las Vegas cocktail,
Soma coma,
Wallace 200s
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include stomach pain, sleep problems, headache, nausea, seizure, etc.Carisoprodol, Meprobamate2-5 days1-2 days
MeprobamateMiltown®, Equanil®, Meprospan®Dance, DS,
Las Vegas cocktail,
Soma coma,
Wallace 200s
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include stomach pain, sleep problems, headache, nausea, seizure, etc.Meprobamate2-5 days2-3 days

Barbiturates

AmobarbitalAmytal®Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies
Schedule IIIOral; intravenous; intramuscular; rectalRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Amobarbital3-10 days1-2 days
ButabarbitalButisol®,
Butibel®
Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies
Schedule IIIOralRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Butabarbital1 day–3 weeks1-2 days
ButalbitalFiorinal®,
Fioricet®
Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies
Schedule IIIOralRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Butalbital3-10 days1-2 days
PentobarbitalNembutal®Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies
Schedule IIIOral; intravenous; intramuscular; rectalRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Pentobarbital3-10 days1-2 days
PhenobarbitalBelladonna®, Luminal®Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies
Schedule IIIOral; intravenous; intramuscular; rectalRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Phenobarbital1 day–4 weeks1-2 days
SecobarbitalSeconal®Yellow jackets,
Angels,
Downers,
Red birds,
Phennies,
Yellows,
Tootsies,
Barbs, reds
Schedule IIIOralRisk of physical and psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, dizziness, seizures, psychosis, etc.Secobarbital3-10 days1-2 days

Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCA)

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
AmitriptylineElavil®,
Endep®
N/ANonscheduledOralLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Amitriptyline, Nortriptyline2-14 days1-2 days
DesipramineNorpramin®N/ANonscheduledOralLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Desipramine3-15 days1-2 days
DoxepinSinaquan®, Adapin®N/ANonscheduledOral; intramuscular; intravenousLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Doxepin, Desmethyldoxepin2-8 days1-2 days
ImipramineTofranil®,
Tofranil-PM (desipramine metabolite)
N/ANonscheduledOralLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Imipramine, Desipramine1-6 days1-2 days
MaprotilineLudiomil®, Deprilept®, Psymion®N/ANonscheduledOral; intramuscular; intravenousLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Maprotiline7-10 days1-2 days
NortriptylinePamelor®, Aventyl® (amitriptyline metabolite)N/ANonscheduledOralLittle to no risk of physical or psychological dependence; however, there are withdrawal symptoms such as agitation, anxiety, insomnia, and, sometimes, a rebound of mania or depression.Nortriptyline, Hydroxynortriptyline4-21+ days1-2 days

Neuropathic

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
GabapentinNeurontin®N/ASchedule VOralAbuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Gabapentin1-3 days1-2 days
PregabalinLyrica®LyciaSchedule VOral; intravenous; insufflationAbuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include anxiety, irritability, insomnia, sensory disturbances, etc.Pregabalin1-3 days1-2 days

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI)

FluoxetineProzac®, Sarafem®, Fontex®N/ANonscheduledOralLow risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include flu, headache, chills, fatigue, nausea, hallucinations, suicidal thoughts, etc.Fluoxetine, norfluoxetineNo dataNo data
SertralineZoloft®,
Lustral®
N/ANonscheduledOralLow risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include flu, headache, chills, fatigue, nausea, hallucinations, suicidal thoughts, etc.Sertraline,
Norsertraline
No dataNo data

Sedatives / Hypnotics

MethaqualoneQuaaludeLudesSchedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include restlessness, irritability, antisocial behavior, insomnia, headache, etc.Methaqualone2-4 daysNo data
ZaleplonSonata®,
Starnoc®
N/ASchedule IVOral; intranasalRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include restlessness, irritability, antisocial behavior, insomnia, headache, etc.ZaleplonNo data
ZolpidemAmbien®, Stilnox®, Sublinox®A-minus,
Zombie pills,
No-go pills
Schedule IVOral; sublingual; oromucosalRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include restlessness, irritability, antisocial behavior, insomnia, headache, etc.Zolpidem, Carboxyzolpidem1-2 days1-2 days
ZopicloneImovane®Zimmers,
Zimmies,
Zim-zims,
Zoppies
Schedule IVOralRisk of limited physical or psychological dependence with prolonged use. Withdrawal symptoms may include restlessness, irritability, antisocial behavior, insomnia, headache, etc.Zopiclone1-2.5 daysNo data

Common drugs of abuse: Illicit and Non-Prescription

Drug class & drug analytesCommon drug namesStreet namesScheduleWays usedAddictionDrug metaboliteDetection time: urineDetection time: oral fluid
AlcoholN/ABoozeNonscheduledOral; intramuscular; intravenous; topicalLow-to-high risk of physical or psychological dependence. Symptoms include tolerance, withdrawal, perpetually increasing consumption, persistent desire, lost time drinking or recovering, abandonment of social activities for alcohol, and continued use despite knowledge of physical or psychological damage.Alcohol,
Ethyl glucuronide (EtG), Ethyl sulfate (EtS)
Alcohol: 1-2 days Blood alcohol decreases
.02 mg% per hour EtG/EtS: up to 80 hours
6-24 hours
CathinonesBath salts,
or veiled as ecstasy
N/AMDPV and mephedrone Schedule I, all others are drugs of concern.Oral; intranasal; insufflation; intravenousHigh potential for abuse and physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include a runny nose, nosebleeds, cravings for sweets, muscle spasm, etc.MDPV,
Pyrovalerone,
3-fluoro-methcathinone, Butylone,
Ethylone,
MDAI,
Methylone,
Naphyrone,
Buphedrone, Mephedrone,
Methe-drone,
Eutylone, PVP
2-3 days1-2 days
CocaineN/AAunt nora, barbs, blow, coke, dream, foo-foo dust, her, king’s habit, Peruvian lady, snow, stardust, witch, zipSchedule IITopical;
oral; insufflation; intravenous
High risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include unpleasant dreams, insomnia, or hypersomnia.Benzoylecgonine1-7 days1-2 days
DextromethorphanN/ADex, DXM, robo, skittles, syrup, triple-c, vitamin D, tussinNonscheduledOralLow potential for physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include insomnia, anxiety, restlessness, vomiting, severe weight loss, diarrhea, etc.Dextromethorphan24 hoursN/A
HeroinN/ADragon, dope, hera, H, big H, white, China white, white nurse, white lady, white horse, boy, black tar, black pearl, black stuff, black eagle, brown crystal, brown sugar, brown tape, brown rhine, Mexican brown, Mexican mud, Mexican horse, junk, tar, snowball, snow, white boy, smack, scag, scat, sack, skunk, number 3, 4, 8Schedule IInhalation; transmucosal; intravenous; oral; intranasal; rectal; intramuscularHigh potential for physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms include sweating, malaise, anxiety, depression, insomnia, cold sweats, etc.6-MAM,
Morphine,
Codeine
6-MAM- 6-8 hours 1-3 days8 hours
KetamineKetanest®, Ketaset®,
Ketalar®
K, ket, special K, vitamin K, vit K, kit kat, keller, kelly’s day, green, blind squid, cat valium, purple, special la coke, super acid, super CSchedule IIIOral; intravenous; intramuscular; insufflation; topicalModerate risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include chills, intense cravings, restlessness, nightmares, anxiety, tremors, sweating, etc.Ketamine,
Norketamine
2-4 daysNo data
KratomMitragyna
speciosa
Krathom,
Biak-biak,
Cratom,
Mitragyne,
Gratom
Drug of concernSmoking; chewingAbuse risk debated. Frequent use is known to cause nervousness, skin darkening, constipation, nausea, etc. Can sometimes cause cross-tolerance for morphine.7-hydroxymitragynineNo dataNo data
Lysergic acid diethylamideN/ALSD, acidSchedule IOral; intravenous; ocular; intramuscularHigh potential of abuse despite low addiction potential. Discontinuation symptoms may include hallucinations, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, confusion, etc.N-Desmethyl-LSD, hydroxy- LSD,
2-oxo-LSD,
2-oxo-3-hydroxy-LSD
1.5-5 days1-2 days
Marijuana (THC)Marinol®, Marijuana,
Pot,
Reefer
Weed, pot, reefer, grass, dope, ganja, mary jane, hash, herb, aunt mary, skunk, boom, chronic, cheeba, blunt, ashes, baby bhang, bammy, blanket, bomber, boom, broccoli, cripple, dagga, dinkie dow, ding, dona juana, flower, flower tops, gasper, giggle smoke, good giggles, good butt, hot stick, jay, jolly green, joy smoke, joy stick, roachSchedule ISmoking; oralHigh risk of physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include irritability, sleeplessness, decreased appetite, anxiety, drug craving, etc.11-OH-THC,
11-nor-9-carboxy-THC (plus more than 100 possible others)
Single use: 3 days; moderate use: 5-7 days; daily use: 10-15 days; long term: >30 days24+ hours
Methylenedioxy-methamphet-amine (MDMA)EcstasyX, E, XTC, adam, beans, candy, dancing shoes, disco biscuits, doves, e-bombs, egg rolls, happy pill, hug drug, love drug, macolm, scooby snacks, smartees, sweets, skittles, thizz, vitamin E, vitamin X, vowelsSchedule IOral, typical dosage: 50-150 mgHigh potential for abuse despite low physical addiction potential. Addiction potential is debatable. Withdrawal symptoms may include fatigue, loss of appetite, depression, etc.MDMA,
MDA
1-3 days1-2 days
MethamphetamineMethadrine, Desoxyn®, Desfedrin®, Ampedroxyn®&Crystal meth, crystal, meth, christina, tina, cris, cristy, ice, crank, speed, geep, geeter, getgo, go fast, poor man’s coke, redneck cocaine, working man’s cocaine, trash, garbage, washSchedule IIOral, typical dosage: 5-15 mg, intravenous, typical dosage: 20-40 mgHigh potential for abuse and physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include irritability, depression, fearfulness, loss of energy, nausea, tremors, sweating, palpitations, increased appetite, etc.Methamphetamine, Amphetamine1-4+ days1-3 days
Methylenedioxy-amphetamine (MDA)N/AMDA,
Love drug
Schedule IOral; sublingualHigh potential for abuse despite low physical addiction potential.MDA1-3 days1-2 days
PhencyclidinePCPHog,
Angel dust,
Loveboat,
Lovely
Schedule IISmoking; insufflation; oralHigh risk of abuse and physical dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include depression, anxiety, hypersomnia, poor memory, confusion, violent behavior, hallucinations, delusions, etc.PCP2-30 days1-2 days
Piperazines“Bath salts,”
or veiled as ecstasy
N/ABZP Schedule I, all others are drugs of concern.Oral; intranasal; insufflation; intravenousHigh potential for abuse and physical or psychological dependence. Withdrawal symptoms may include runny nose, nosebleeds, cravings for sweets, muscle spasm, etc.meta-Chlorophenylpiperazine (mCPP),
3-trifluoromethylphenylpi-perazine (TFMPP), Benzylpiperazine (BZP)
2-3 days1-2 days
Synthetic cannabinoidsK2,
Spice
K2,
Spice,
Synthetic marijuana,
Fake pot
Schedule ISmoking, infusionHigh risk of abuse. Withdrawal symptoms may include internal unrest, tremor, palpitations, headache, nausea, vomiting, depression, etc.AKB-48, AM-1248, AM-2201, AM-694, JWH-018, JWH-019, JWH-073, JWH-081, JWH-122, JWH-200, JWH-203, JWH-210, JWH-250, JWH-398, MAM-2201, RCS-4, RCS-8, UR-144, XLR-111-3 days (single dose only)12-48 hours