UT Arlington BIOL 3303 - Final Exam Study Guide (6 pages)

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Final Exam Study Guide

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Pages:
6
Type:
Study Guide
School:
University of Texas at Arlington
Course:
Biol 3303 - Drugs and Behavior
Edition:
1

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BIOL 3303 1nd Edition Exam 4 Study Guide Lectures 16 21 Main Questions for All Drugs in Each Chapter 1 Questions about the history of each of the main kind of drugs 2 What is each drug 3 Are they a depressant hallugenic stimulating kind of drugs 4 What are the mechanism of action for each drug GABA Dopamine Acetylcholine etc 5 Acute and Chronic Toxicity 6 Therapeutic Questions 7 How are they used and what are the main concerns of each drug Lecture 16 Ch 7 Marijuana 1 Definition a One of the distinctive characteristics of Cannabis sativa is its resilience b Cannabis is Cannabis Sativa oldest cultivated plant not used for food c Marijuana is obtained from the stalk of cannabis plant but from its serrated leaves i The KEY psychoactive factor is in RESIN the amount depends on the climates conditions ii For EX Cool and humid climates has less resin and high fiber content In hot and dry the opposite occurs The potency of the marijuana depends on climate factors d Cannabinoid 2 History e Marijuana is the oldest cultivated plant not used for food f Hashish was a popular recreational drug in Paris during the nineteenth century g By 1890 cotton replaced hemp as a major cash crop in the southern United States h Bhang is a liquid made from cannabis THC potency is equal to the marijuana joint in the US Is i mainly used in India 19TH Century I 1840s Club des Hachichins France a group of artist who gather to read and do hashish Somewhere Victor Hugo Eugene Delacroix and others j 1920S marijuana smoking began to be a social thing some historians says that the appearance of marijuana a recreational use was because of the Prohibition Jazz musicians mainly used this type of drug in this period k By the end of 1920s became known as the killer weed WAS MAINLY a media campaign by the Federal Bureau of Narcotics they had concern about the youth of that generation and after l 3 Classification a Hemp is obtained from Cannabis stalks while marijuana is obtained from Cannabis leaves b There



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