Instant Printable PDF Drug Symptom Chart
Click on the chart to enlarge it. This first chart lists the most common drugs of abuse, including the symptoms you would see if your child was under the influence. Drugs are generally classified into categories based upon the effects they have on the human body. You won’t see a category for “prescription drugs” for example, because individual prescription drugs fall within different categories. Learn to look for symptoms.
Click on the chart to enlarge.This chart gives a list of the common drugs that fall within each of the categories. If you have some pain relievers, anti-anxiety medications or ADHD pills in the house, it’s a good idea to become familiar with the symptoms they can produce. Prescription drug abuse is alarmingly prevalent at the high school level, and the number one source of prescription medicine is parents, siblings or relatives.