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Caffeine

Basic Information

Summary

Caffeine is a a CNS stimulant, and also the most widely used psychoactive substance in the world. It is legal and unregulated in most parts of the world, and is found in many commonly sold products. It has a good safety profile, though regular heavy use can cause physical dependence and contribute to certain medical conditions.

Stimulant

Stimulants excite the nervous system and increase physiological function.

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Habit-forming

These drugs pose a higher risk of causing habit forming behaviour, take particular care with the amount and frequency they are taken.

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Nootropic

Nootropics, otherwise known as "Smart Drugs" or "Cognitive Enhancers," are substances that can improve cognitive function, memory, creativity, motivation and can also aid in decreasing anxiety.

Common

Common drugs are those which are well known and widely used among the drug community. This doesn't necessarily mean they are safe, but it usually comes with a longer relative history of use in humans with which to establish a safety profile.

Dose
Threshold:
Threshold10-20mg
Light20-75mg
Common75mg-250mg
Strong250-400mg
Heavy400mg+

NOTE: The lethal dose for caffeine starts at approximately 3g. The average cup of coffee contains roughly 75-150mg of caffeine.

Duration
All ROAs
Onset5-10 minutes
Duration1.5-5 hours
After-effects3-4 hours
Effects

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    Effectselevated heartrate, increase in cognitive abilities, physical agitation, panicked thinking, racing thoughts, uncomfortable bodyload
    Aliasescoffee
    BioavaiabilityOrally it varies from around 77%-99%
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    Interactions

    Caution

    Low risk & Decreased Effects

    Low risk & No Synergy