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Dangers of Inhaling Volatile Solvents

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) designates the term inhalant to signify substances that are used to achieve psychoactive effects by inhaling them, but this is not their primary…

What Happens When You Inhale Gases?

The classification of the different types of inhalants varies from source to source. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) classifies inhalants into four categories that include: Gases that can…

How Are Household Aerosol Sprays Abused?

Many common household products are used for the purposes of getting high, especially by children and adolescents. Products that are inhaled through the mouth and/or nose to produce mind-altering effects…

The Short-lived High & Long-term Damage of Inhalant Abuse

There are many products found in the home that are perfectly legal to buy at the store but that also contain substances that have psychoactive properties when they are inhaled….