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Posted on: 03/17/2003
What are some of the long term and short term effects of using gamma hydroxybutrate?
This drug takes about 10 - 20 minutes to feel the effects and lasts up to four hours. It produces drowsiness, intoxication, nausea, unconsciousness, and respiratory depression. Coma and seizures can occur following use. Much of what is bought is made by amateurs and can vary in strength. It is more dangerous when combined with other drugs, including alcohol.
Nancy Brown, PhD.