Review of inhalants : euphoria to dysfunction by National Institute on Drug Abuse. Division of Research

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  • Inhalant abuse,
  • Drug abuse

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Statementeditors, Charles Wm. Sharp, Mary Lee Brehm
SeriesNational Institute on Drug Abuse research monograph series -- no. 15, DHEW publication ; no. (ADM) 77-553, DHEW publication -- no. (ADM) 77-553
ContributionsSharp, Charles William, Brehm, Mary Lee
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Paginationxix, 347 p. ;
Number of Pages347
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Other Authors: Sharp, Charles William., Brehm, Mary Lee. Format: Government Document Book. Full text of "NIDA Research Monograph Series # Review of Inhalants: Euphoria to Dysfunction" See other formats. The effects of inhalants range from an alcohol-like intoxication and intense euphoria to vivid hallucinations, depending on the substance and the dose.

Some inhalant users are injured due to the harmful effects of the solvents or gases or due to other chemicals used in the products that they are lty: Toxicology. Euphoria (/ juː ˈ f ɔːr i ə / ()) is the experience (or affect) of pleasure or excitement and intense feelings of well-being and happiness.

Certain natural rewards and social activities, such as aerobic exercise, laughter, listening to or making music, and dancing, can induce a state of euphoria. Euphoria is also a symptom of certain neurological or neuropsychiatric disorders. Effects of Inhalants. The inhalants act in ways that are similar to several abused drugs, especially by causing euphoria followed by central nervous system depression.

1 When inhaled, these Cited by: 1. The inhalation of the vapors of chemical substances for the purpose of achieving an intoxicated state is currently quite popular within the adolescent population.

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Research suggests that chronic or long-term inhalant abusers are among the most difficult drug abuse patients to treat. Many suffer from permanent cognitive impairment and other neurologic dysfunction, and may experience multiple psychological and social problems.

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In A Handbook on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 2d Ed., pp. –New York: Oxford University : Norman S. Miller. This monograph provides a thorough review of the literature and critical assessment of the state of our knowledge regarding inhalants, and an important post selected bibliography on the topic. It defines the nature of the inhalant abuse problem in 13 detailed chapters.

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Huffing, or inhaling, common household products can provide a quick high. As harmless as it might seem to kids, the risks are real — and potentially lethal. What are inhalants. More than 1, products are used as inhalants.

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Based on human and animal studies, women are more sensitive to the consumption and long-term effects of alcohol and drugs than men. From absorption to metabolic processes, women display more difficulty in physically managing the consequences of use.

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Inhalants are used as drugs of abuse by a large number of people globally. These substances are found in numerous inexpensive and legally available commercial (thinners, gasoline, and adhesives, etc.), which are widely available at supermarkets, workplaces, and online (Ridenour et al., ).In the United States of America, approximately % of Cited by: 2.

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Inhalants are chemicals in the forms of gas aerosols, or solvents, which are inhaled as a vapor. Inhalant drugs are used for both medical purposes (e.g., nitrous oxide and salbutamol) and as recreational drugs for their intoxicating effect; this article focuses on the use of inhalants to create psychoactive.

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The effects of inhalants range from an alcohol-like intoxication and intense euphoria to vivid hallucinations, depending on the substance and the dose.

Some inhalant users are injured due to the harmful effects of the solvents or gases or due to other chemicals used in the products that they are inhaling.

Prevalence of psychostimulant use is high, and raising in several countries. Nicotine is the legal stimulant causing the most important public health impact.

Cocaine ranks among the most used illicit substances after cannabis. Stimulant medications are frequently misused. Psychostimulants can lead to addiction, have physical, psychological and social health consequences and can Cited by: Theresa is a well-rounded clinician with experience working as a Primary Addiction Counselor, Case Manager and Director of Utilization Review in various treatment centers for addiction and mental health in Florida, Minnesota, and Colorado.

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Some inhalants, such as ether and alkyl nitrites, have been widely used both medically and recreationally. Effects of recreational solvent inhalation can range from an alcohol-like intoxication and euphoria to hallucinations. Toxicity and death may also result.

Nonmedical inhalant use is restricted and even criminalized in some jurisdictions.Caffeine is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant of the methylxanthine class.

It is the world's most widely consumed psychoactive drug. Unlike many other psychoactive substances, it is legal and unregulated in nearly all parts of the world. There are several known mechanisms of action to explain the effects of caffeine.

The most prominent is that it reversibly blocks the action of Dependence liability: Physical: low–moderate. The active chemicals in commonly abused inhalants are listed in Table ,7 Abuse of amyl and butyl nitrites (called "poppers") is not included in this review because of the different mechanism of action and adverse effects of these substances.8 Inhaled solvents likely share cellular actions with g-aminobutyric acid­receptor.

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