Inhalant abuse

What is Inhalant abuse?

Inhalant abuse is a type of substance abuse, only the substance is taken via the respiratory system, via inhalation . Many industrial chemicals like hydrocarbons, petroleum and rubber products, toluene etc are used here. Symptoms include- sudden respiratory failure ( asphyxia), cardiac arrest, drowsiness, nausea , vominting , death.

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i feel like i have a stuck something at the ruff of my mouth its not food ,,i think its thick saliva or something but its been 4 day and the...

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Hello, thank you for communicating with us for your problem. As you are mentioning that you have a feeling like something is stuck at your roof of...

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My 10 months old baby swallowed mosquito repellant cream. Please let me know any remedy. for this immediately.

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The mosquito repellent cream usually contains a chemical called N-diethyl-benzamide or a similar analogue. This chemical...

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Hi my name is Shane and I'm 19 years old. After a bad experience huffing gasoline, which was stupid and I'll never do it again, I've been worrying...

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I can understand your concern regarding your symptoms. You are having symptoms suggestive of panic attacks which is causing sudden anxiety with...

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By using Karvol plus inhalant capsules taking steam every day is k or it will cause any problem? basically im having migraine, so whenever i get...

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Hi my name is Shane and I'm 19 years old. After a bad experience huffing gasoline, which was stupid and I'll never do it again, I've been worrying...

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hi doctor, firstly thanks for your help. I asked a similar question yesterday on XXXXXXX but I m still feeling concerned. I used an oil-based paint...

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I opened our childcare Centre at 6 am this morning to find all the furniture moved to the cot room or outside as the vinyl had been stripped and...

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Hi There My 10 months old baby swallowed mosquito repellant cream. Please let me know any remedy. for this immediately.

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