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18:06 Jun 1, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: perturbateurs
Context: this is a type of mind-altering drugs.

http://www.etape.qc.ca/drogues/perturbateurs.htm
MDMA, or 'ecstasy' is a 'psychedelic amphetamine'
Perturbateurs
cannabis - hallucinogènes - solvants et inhalants

http://www.ping.be/chaosium/LSD.htm

L.S.D & Ergot de Seigle

CLASSIFICATION : Perturbateur

Source: Stup.net (was given there) but that's the
site for Shift Bit Systems

http://www.cnid.org/text/info/drogue/ecsta1.htm
Nom: Ecstasy - MDMA
Catégorie : Perturbateur

http://www.addictionscience.net/ASNclass.htm

Drug Classification

Psychogenics
includes two subclasses: hallucinogenics (e.g., lysergic acid diethylaminde [LSD], mescaline, psilocybin) and cannabinoids (e.g., marijuana, hashish).

Stimulatory Hallucinogenics (cf. former psychotomimetics)

MDMA (ecstasy), phencyclidine (PCP), ketamine (?)

Link to drug list http://www.addictionscience.net/ASNdrugs.htm


http://www.bankhead.net/BoozeAndDrugs/classification.html

Drugs are classified as:
Depressants, Narcotics, Stimulants, and Hallucinogens
Hallucinogens:
Examples

LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide), PCP, MDA, Mescaline or Peyote, DMT

Psilocybin, STP or DOM, PMA, Cannabis
http://www.erowid.org/chemicals/lsd/lsd_basics.shtml
LSD is one of the most commonly used 'psychedelic' or 'hallucinogenic' substance.

Gage Canadian Dictionary:
psychedelic: of, having to do with, or designating drugs that can produce abnormal changes in the mind, including intensified awareness of light, sound, colour, etc., often accompanied by hallucinations or delusions. LSD is a psychedelic drug.

Le Petit Robert:
Psychédélique: Qui résulte de l'absorption de drogues hallucinogènes (en parlant de l'état psychique); qui provoque un état psychédélique. Drogues psychédélique.
Fred Dichson
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Summary of answers provided
napsychoactive drugs
Madeleine van Zanten
namangordi's right, "psychoactive drugs and substances"
Parrot
nadisruptersDR. RICHARD BAVRY
napsychoactive drugs
mangordi
nainhibitorDawn Cuccinello-Cruz


  

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29 mins
inhibitor


Explanation:
"Ecstasy is a psycholdelic inhibitor." It sounds accurate.

Dawn Cuccinello-Cruz
PRO pts in pair: 5

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Heathcliff: the word is 'psychedelic'
21 hrs
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1 hr
psychoactive drugs


Explanation:
A Chronology of Psychoactive Substance Use
Return to |History Page | |DDRC Home Page | Sorry, this section
currently requires a browser which can read frames.
http://itsa.ucsf.edu/~ddrc/histdrg_frset.html


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mangordi
Colombia
Local time: 01:49
PRO pts in pair: 105

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Yves Georges
2 days 14 hrs
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1 hr
disrupters


Explanation:
Agents that disrupt, as in the case of the endocrine system:

http://endocrine.ei.jrc.it/gedri/pack_edri.FullScreen?p_rs_i...

GEDRI Project:
Effect of endocrine disruptors on sexual differentiation of the brain in mammals

Many other similar hits with Google in both French and English.


    see above
DR. RICHARD BAVRY
PRO pts in pair: 26
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9 hrs
mangordi's right, "psychoactive drugs and substances"


Explanation:
This is the general classification used by national health departments.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 07:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861
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10 hrs
psychoactive drugs


Explanation:
inhibitors would be the contrary

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 07:49
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 65
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