Narcotics & Deliriants


Narcotics & Deliriants

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 82%
Ease of Revision 9.3 / 10

This is one of the more easy Chapters in FM. Simple Clinical features of drug use and drugs used to treat them are all that you are required to know.

Question Pattern

This Chapter has 2 areas of focus

  • Clinical Features of different poisonings ( Datura, Opioid etc)
  • Street names and forms of consumption

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Methamphetamine abuse – Overview
  • Datura poisoning – Clinical features
  • Common poisonous plants
  • Cannabis preparations
  • Opioid intoxication – Overview
  • Railway platform poison

Suggested Revision

  • Phencyclidine abuse
  • Common slang for various drugs and ingestion methods
  • Cocaine abuse – Clinical features

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