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deliriant

(dē-lĭr′ē-ănt) [L. delirare, to leave the furrow, be frenzied]
An agent that alters mental status, causing agitated confusion, e.g., atropine or other anticholinergic drugs.
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TABLE 1 Drugs with Categorization Drug Group Category Subcategory Drug Depressants Alcohol Inhalants Sleep medication, tranquilizers, anxiolytics (without a diagnosis or prescription) Medical drugs and alcohol combined Heroin and other opiates GHB, GBL Stimulants Tobacco Ecstasy (MDMA) Amphetamine and other stimulants Cocaine Hallucinogens Deliriants Jimson weed, angel's Dissociatives trumpet, henbane, etc.