What is a Stimulant & Depressants

What is a Stimulant & Depressants

Stimulant & Depressants Stimulants: Any drug that excites any bodily function; usually one that stimulates the central nervous system, inducing alertness, elevated mood, wakefulness, increased speech and motor activity, and decreased appetite. Their mood-elevating effects make some stimulants (e.g., amphetamines, caffeine and its relatives, cocaine, nicotine) potent drugs of abuse Ritalin, prescribed for attention deficit […]