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Chapter 17, Problem 32E
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What is a depressant? What are the effects of depressants?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The definition of the term ‘depressant’ is to be given, and their effects are to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Depressants are a type of drugs. They are the drugs that dull the state of mind.

Their other names include tranquilizers or downers.

Depressants, when taken in appropriate amounts, are used as medicines.

Explanation of Solution

Depressants are those drugs that help to depress the central nervous system. The dose of the drug decides the amount of depression. A low dose of a depressant causes a relaxed sensa...

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