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Drugs of abuse : a reference guide to their history and use

Author: Richard Lawrence Miller
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"This comprehensive reference guide describes more than 130 alphabetically arranged drugs of abuse, including both pharmaceutical and natural products. The book begins with a discussion of federal drug scheduling and drug categories. Individual entries for particular substances of abuse follow. Drug descriptions include: correct pronunciation; nicknames or street names; legal staus; historical and present uses and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lawrence Miller
ISBN: 0313318077 9780313318078
OCLC Number: 224044107
Description: pages cm
Contents: Introduction Drug Types Alphabetical Listings of Drugs Sources for More Information Index
Responsibility: Richard Lawrence Miller.

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