What is it?
Some long term effects consist of loss of motor control, tingling in extremities, paresthesias(no pain or sense of touch), weakened immune system, reproductive problems and vascular diseases. Beyond that, it Depletes body of B12 vitamins, which can lead to brain and nerve damage. Short term effects consist of nausea, headaches, vomiting, glassy eyes, muscle weakness, slurred speech, and giggling. These side effects last anywhere from a few minutes to a few hours.
Mental and Physical Effects
Psychological Effects: Nitrous Oxide makes the user feel euphoric, and like they are floating. There is a sense of confusion, and giddiness. Also, dizziness, and slurred speech can occur, further impairing the mind. The Central Nervous System is depressed, as well as the activity of neurotransmitters.Physiological Effects: One of the most severe effects is the weakened immune system. With this side-effect, you are susceptible to more diseases. Also, with an increased tolerance for pain, there is also an increased chance for injury. This desire to feel invincible, truly can take a toll on the body.