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Side effects of drug stimulants and alcohol abuse. Coping with Bulimia (1987)Do you know what effects your stimulants of choice can have on your brain? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Many of these drugs were heart stimulants. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)Only the stimulants he had taken had allowed him to accomplish anything at all. A Plague of Angels (1993)The problem with caffeine as a stimulant is that we quickly become dependent. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In any restorative regime for the nervous system it is always wise to consider the potential for circulatory stimulants. The Dictionary of Modern Herbalism (1985)It is hard to keep your nerves in check if you have this central nervous system stimulant coursing around your body. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Avoid stimulants like caffeine and nicotine. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In one American survey one college student in four said they take the stimulants. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Our consumption of stimulants such as caffeine and alcohol doesn't help. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I am convinced that unconditional love is the most powerful known stimulant of the immune system. Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)His inability to recapture his former brilliance led him to alcohol and other stimulants, and his behaviour became increasingly erratic. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Background treatment of such conditions will emphasize circulatory stimulants (the "warming "remedies). The Dictionary of Modern Herbalism (1985)Red Bull is an energy drink crammed with caffeine, a stimulant that can make the heart race. The Sun (2011)In the meantime, avoid stimulants such as caffeine, and learn some relaxation exercises at a yoga class. The Sun (2012)When the stimulant effect has worn off, the person feels irritable and confused, and a depressed "hangover" occurs. Coping with Bulimia (1987)It's a very difficult job for those who are a bit weak and take stimulants - you can blow a fuse. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Ensure your bedroom is at a comfortable temperature, don't exercise before bedtime and avoid stimulants such as caffeine and alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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British English: stimulant NOUN
A stimulant is a drug that makes your body work faster, often increasing your heart rate and making you less likely to sleep.
It is not a good idea to fight fatigue by taking stimulants.
Definition of stimulant from the Collins English Dictionary
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