Street Names

Gamma-hydroxybutyrate: GHB, GBH, Liquid E.


Colourless, odourless liquid sold in small bottles of around 40mls (up to 3 doses).

Methods of Ingestion


Consequences of use

There is a narrow margin between doses that induce mild or heavy intoxication. EFFECTS: breakdown social inhibitions, euphoria, nausea, vomiting, and stiffening of muscles, collapse, respiratory depression, convulsions and coma.

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Progress - National Consortium of Consultant Nurses in Dual Diagnosis & Substance Use