Solvents

Solvents

Street Names

Solvents: Gas, Glue.

Appearance

Any household or industrial solvents or propellants in spray containers. Epoxy resin glue.

Methods of Ingestion

Snorted either directly from the can or from a bag or crisp bag (in the case of glue).

Consequences of use

EFFECTS: Intoxication, nausea and vomiting. Can cause death through suffocation or heart failure.

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