Are barbiturates classified as a Stimulant, Depressant, Hallucinogen or Narcotic?

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Depressant

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Drug that slows down the activity of brain is called depressant. They increase GABA (an inhibitory chemical messenger) in the brain, which slows brain activity. Here are some facts about depressants :

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