Therapeutic drugs commonly abused in Egypt

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The following is a list of drugs (by their trade names) most commonly abused for their psychoactive properties. Some of the following drugs are over the counter medications that requires no prescription.

This is just a short list with Egyptians trade names. For a more complete list of psychotropics under international control.

Amphetamines

Ritalin

Sedatives

Benzodiazepines:
Apetryl, Amotryl, Rivotryl, Clopam, Klonopin, Xanax, Zolam, Prazolam, Alprax, Calmepam, Restolam, Valium, Librium, Valpam, Valinil, Neuril, Epival, Farcozepam, Lexotanil, Bropam, Ativan, Dormicum, Rohypnol, Myolstan

Barbiturates:

Seconal

Hallucinugens

Anticholinergic: Cogentin, Cogentol, Parkinol, Akineton

Opioids

Tramadol, Tramal, Amadol, Tramax, Contramal, Trama SR, Ultradol, Tramundin

Nalofin, Nubain, Nalbuphine, Acupan, Nopain, Nefopam

Antitussives:

Tussilar, Tussivan, Codilar, Codaphen, Codiphan, Pulmolar

Antihistaminics

Flurest, No Flu, Flustop, Sultan

Other

Evanol, Asmolin, Asmorest, Baclofen, Somadril, Spasmorest, Ephedrine, Migranil