Closely related drugs with similar sedative and anaesthetic effects. GHB has a medical use in the treatment of narcolepsy, and GBL is used in stain remover, rust remover, superglue remover, as an alloy cleaner and as a paint stripper. This is because there's only a very small difference between the dose causing the desired effects and the dose leading to severe overdose.
Made From: gamma butyrolactone GBL and Sodium Hydroxide or Potassium Hydroxide - basically it is degreasing solvent or floor stripper mixed with drain cleaner. Description: A clear liquid. Looks just like water.
Lately when someone is puking in a club in Amsterdam, the relevant question is no longer "Too much booze? GHB is no longer for lower-eschelon suburban year-old wiggers looking for any role in the date rape at a house party milieu--it's the new Ecstasy and the new Heineken. The advantages of this drug include the absence of a major hangover or severe depression and that it doesn't take a week's salary to get and stay high.
All three substances are central nervous system depressants with sedative-hypnotic and hallucinogenic properties. Health food stores sold GHB as a dietary supplement after it was synthesized inbefore its dangerous, addictive, and even lethal effects came to light. In the s, GHB was popular among body builders, who believed it could release a growth hormone that would stimulate muscle growth.
The amount of G taken and how tolerant someone becomes can turn this roofie into a party drug of dependency. The public has a lack of awareness when it comes to the liquid drug form of GHB being used recreationally for the rave and club scene. This is what might be the most disturbing part of liquid G.
GHB is a central nervous system depressant that can relax or sedate the body. At higher doses it can slow breathing and heart rate to dangerous levels. Your body manufactures GHB for its normal metabolism.
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You might have seen them, grinning gently, loose-limbed, dancing out of time with the rest of the club. Users like Alice are part of a growing trend of straight clubbers using the drug, which until recent years was more commonly seen on the gay scene, says David Stuartan activist with decades of experience in educating users about safer GBL use. David Stuart travels the world to learn more about emerging drug trends, and he says GBL is now gaining a wider audience beyond its original gay and chemsex fanbase. Alice used the drug, an industrial solvent which is sold online as a tyre rim cleaner, as a way to supplement the MDMA high — to extend the peak of a pill on the cheap — but also because, she says, it felt amazing.
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