Some street names this drug is known by
What is Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid?
How GHB is taken into the body
Effects and side effects
Long term effects can lead to sleep, coma, or even death. Some other long term effects can be difficulty thinking, hallucinations, blurred speach, headaches or amnesia.
GHB can also cause dizziness, weakness, depression, seeing and hearing things that aren't there, sleepwalking, trouble breathing, cold clammy skin, seizures, or thoughts of hurting oneself as side effects.
Signs of Abuse
Overdose can lead to sleepyness, desire to sleep, inability to think, unconsciousness, vomiting, coma, and seizures,
Users develop tolerance and dependence very quickly. phychological dependence leads to larger doses to achieve the same feeling but increases the intensity all of the negative effects of the drug.
Physical addiction is also tied to this GHB. Withdrawal symptoms usually start 12-15 hours after the last dose. Sudden withdrawal from high doses results in serious symptoms and may require medical attention.