Alcohol

Alcohol

Street Names

Alcohol.

Appearance

Liquid.

Methods of Ingestion

Drunk and occasionally but rarely injected.

Consequences of use

A social relaxant that induces various levels of intoxication. EFFECTS: relaxation, dis-inhibition, nausea & vomiting, disorientation and loss of control, respiratory depression (Dangerous in combination with opiates as the depressive effect is combined).

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