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What is Inhalant abuse?

What is Inhalant abuse?

  • Inhalant abuse: Inhalant 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. Inhalants include gasoline, adhesives, solvents, and aerosols. These inhalants can be abused by sniffing them, spraying directly into the mouth, heating them and then inhaling them or injecting them directly into the body.

Inhalant abuse: Introduction

Types of Inhalant abuse:

Broader types of Inhalant abuse:

How serious is Inhalant abuse?

Complications of Inhalant abuse: see complications of Inhalant abuse

What causes Inhalant abuse?

Causes of Inhalant abuse: see causes of Inhalant abuse

What are the symptoms of Inhalant abuse?

Symptoms of Inhalant abuse: see symptoms of Inhalant abuse

Complications of Inhalant abuse: see complications of Inhalant abuse

Inhalant abuse: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Inhalant abuse.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Inhalant abuse.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Inhalant abuse: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Inhalant abuse.
Treatments for Inhalant abuse: see treatments for Inhalant abuse
Research for Inhalant abuse: see research for Inhalant abuse

Name of Inhalant abuse

Main name of condition: Inhalant abuse


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