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1 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W 4 1

2 Brain 2 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W Unless otherwise noted, all images and video are © Copyright iStockphoto. Do not reproduce.

3 Neurotransmission 3 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

4 Prescription label 4 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

5 Dosage 5 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

6 Controlled substance 6 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

7 Pain 7 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

8 Opioids (painkiller) 8 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

9 Things a doctor considers 9 John Smith, M.D Main Street Anywhere, USA Lic. # ME NAME_________________________________D.O.B______ ADDRESS______________________________ DATE_______ Refills NR _________________________________________________________________ (Signature) What medicine is being prescribed? How do you take it? Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

10 Good brain health 10 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

11 Depressants and the brain 11 Slow all brain function Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

12 Depressants Slow all neurotransmission Help control serious anxiety and stress 12 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

13 Depressant abuse Can make you lose interest in things you used to like doing 13 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

14 Depressant abuse Can lead to dependence, addiction, or getting hooked on the drug 14 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

15 Depressant abuse Can slow the heart down leading to coma and/or death Become more dangerous when mixed with other substances 15 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

16 Your imaginary brain How might depressants affect your imaginary brain? 16 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W

17 Think about this for next time What are some ways you can make your heart race really fast? 17 Lesson 4: Depressants are S-L-O-W


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