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NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse) InfoFacts: Science-Based Facts on Drug Abuse and Addiction


This tool is a collection of fact sheets on drug abuse and addiction.

These fact sheets are organized in the following categories:

  • Effects of drug abuse
  • Health effects of specific drugs
  • Prevention and treatment
  • Survey data
These fact sheets are also available in Spanish.
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at:


National Institute on Drug Abuse; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Funding Sources

National Institute on Drug Abuse

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  • Release Date: 06/2007
  • Original Summary: 09/2007
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Last updated: March 07, 2012.