Articles

9/19/2012
Wealthest 1%
Source: Cal-Fed
11/1/2011
Workers' Compensation
Source: ATU
12/29/2011
Statement of Allocated Chargeable and NonChargeable Expenses (Public Sector)
Source: Miller, Kaplan, & Arase
4/16/2010
Drugs In Your System
Source: Los Angeles Times
Drug Use Time Table
How Long Each Drug Stays In your Body..
Drugs            Misc Names            Dependence            Detection            Usage
                         Physical            Mental                         
OPIATES                                                              
Opium
Dover's Powder, Paregoric, Laudanum            High            High            2-4 days            Oral, smoked
Morphine            Morphine, Roxanol, Roxanol-SR            High            High            2-4 days            Oral, smoked, injected
Codeine            Tylenol w/Codeine, Empirin w/Codeine, Robitussin A-C, Fiorinal w/Codeine             Moderate            Moderate            2-4 days            Oral, injected
Heroin
Diacetylmorphine, Horse, Smack, Dragon's Tail            High            High            2-4 days            Injected, sniffed, smoked
Hydro-
morphone             Dilaudid            High            High            2-4 days            Oral, injected
Meperidine            Demerol, Mepergan, Pethidine            High            High            2-4 days            Oral, injected
Methadone            Dolophine, Methadone            High            Moderate            6-12 days            Oral, injected
Hydrocodone            Vicodin, Dilles            High            Low            1-6 Days            Oral
Oxycodone            Percodan, Percocet, Tylox            High            High            8-24 hours            Oral, injected
Other Opiates            Numorphan, Tussionex, Fentanyl, Darvon, Lomotil, Talwin            High-Low            High-Low            8-24 hours            Oral, injected
                         
DEPRESSANTS                                                              
Alcohol            Beer, Wine, Liquor            High            High            6 hrs. - 2 days             Oral
Barbiturates
Amytal, Butisol, Fiorinal, Nembutal, Seconal, Tuinal, Phenobarbital, Black Beauties            High            High            2-10 days            Oral
Benzo-
diazepines
Ativan, Dalmane, Diazepam, Librium, Xanax, Serax, Valium, Tranxene, Versed, Halcion, Paxipam, Restoril            High            High            1-6 weeks             Oral
Metha-
qualone            Quaalude            High            High            2 weeks             Oral
Glutethimide            Doriden            High            Moderate            2-10 days             Oral
Other Depressants             Equanil, Miltown, Noludar, Placidyl, Soma, Chloral Hydrate            Moderate            Moderate            2-7 days             Oral
                                                               
STIMULANTS                                                              
Cocaine
Coke, Flake, Snow, Crack            High            High            2-5 days             Sniffed, smoked, injected
Amphet-
amines
Biphematine, Delcobase, Desoxyn, Dexedrine, Obetrol, Reds            Moderate            High            1-2 days            Oral, injected
Phen-
metrazine            Preludin            Moderate            High            1-2 days            Oral, injected
Methyl-
phenidate            Ritalin            Possible            Moderate            1-2 days            Oral, injected
Nicotine            Cigarettes, Chewing Tobacco, Cigars            High            High            2-4 days             Sniffed, smoked, oral
Other Stimulants             Adipex, Cylert, Didrex, Ionamin, Plegine, Tenuate, Tepanil, Prelu-2            Moderate            High            1-2 days             Oral, injected
                                                               
HALLUCINOGENS                                                  
LSD            Acid, Microdot             None            Low            8-24 hours             Oral
Mescaline            Buttons, Cactus, Peyote            None            Moderate            2-3 days            Oral
Amphetamine Variants             2,5-DMA; PMA; STP; MDA; MDMA; TMA; DOM; DOB; Ecstasy            Unknown            Moderate            2-5 days             Oral, injected
Phencyclidine            PCP, Angel Dust, Hog            Unknown            High            2-4 days            Smoked, oral, injected
Marijuana
Pot, Acapulco Gold, Grass, Reefer, Sinsemilla, Thai Sticks            Unknown            Moderate            2 days -
11 weeks            Smoked, oral
Tetrahydro-cannabinol
THC, Marinol             Unknown            Moderate            2 days -
11 weeks            Smoked, oral
Hashish, Hashish Oil            Hash            Unknown            Moderate            2 days -
11 weeks            Smoked, oral
Other Hallucinogens            Bufotenine, Ibogaine, DMT, DET, Psilocybin, Psilocin, PCE, PCPy, TCP            None            Unknown            2-5 days             Smoked, oral, injected, sniffed
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