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DrugScience, Global Drug Survey, Release, Transform Drug Policy Foundation. (2020) Parliamentary briefing on tackling the misuse of Nitrous Oxide. London: DrugScience.

URL: https://drugscience.org.uk/parliamentary-briefing-...

Nitrous oxide became known as “laughing gas” because of its transient mood-elevating effects and has since been used for several centuries as a harmless way of having a short-lived funny experience. For the past 150 years, nitrous oxide has been inhaled as a gas by hundreds of millions of people in medical settings for pain control. In this circumstance, it is breathed, usually in a fixed combination mixture with oxygen to produce pain control.....


Item Type
International research
Publication Type
Article
Drug Type
Inhalents and solvents
Intervention Type
Harm reduction
Date
20 July 2020
Publisher
DrugScience
Corporate Creators
DrugScience, Global Drug Survey, Release, Transform Drug Policy Foundation
Place of Publication
London
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