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Adhesive abuse

Adhesive abuse: Introduction

Adhesive abuse: Adhesive abuse is the use of various inhalants for the purpose of achieving a "high". They are often used as a cheap, readily available alternative to street drugs but they can cause serious damage to the body. Adhesives include household glues, rubber cement and model aeroplane glue. These adhesives can be abused by sniffing them, spraying directly into the mouth, heating them and then inhaling them or injecting them directly into the body. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adhesive abuse is available below.

Symptoms of Adhesive abuse

Treatments for Adhesive abuse

  • Self-help programs, Behavioral therapy, Support group, Counselling, Medications - may be used to treat symptoms such as depression and seizures
  • more treatments...»

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Adhesive abuse: Complications

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Causes of Adhesive abuse

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Adhesive abuse: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adhesive abuse

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More information about Adhesive abuse

  1. Adhesive abuse: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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