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Ferreira, Plinio N and Winstock, Adam R and Schlag, Anne Katrin and Brandner, Brigitta and Henderson, Graeme and Miller, Ian and Van Amsterdam, Jan and Phillips, Laurence D and Taylor, Polly and Gittins, Rosalin and Rolles, Steve and van den Brink, Wim and Nutt, David (2022) A comparative study of the harms of nitrous oxide and poppers using the MCDA approach. Drug Science, Policy and Law , p. 8.

McCormick, John P and Sharpe, Sophie and Crowley, Karen and Dudley, Alexander and O'Laoi, Ruadhan and Barry, Michael and Owens, Lisa and Doherty, Colin P and Redmond, Janice and Yeung, Sarah-Jane (2022) Nitrous oxide-induced myeloneuropathy: an emerging public health issue. Irish Journal of Medical Science , Early online .

Ferreiria, Plinio M and Nutt, David (2022) Regulating the oxides of nitrogen – popping the myths. Drug Science, Policy and Law , 8 , (1) .

van Amsterdam, Jan and Brunt, Tibor M and Nabben, Ton and van den Brink, Wim (2021) Recreational N2O use: just laughing or really bad news? Addiction .

HSE drugs.ie. Smyth, Bobby P (2021) Talk to your child about drugs and new drug trends. Tips for parents concerned with nitrous oxide. drugs.ie .

Oomens, Thomas and Riezebos, Robert K and Amoroso, Giovanni and Kuipers, Remko S (2021) Case report of an acute myocardial infarction after high-dose recreational nitrous oxide use: a consequence of hyperhomocysteinaemia? European Heart Journal. Case Reports , 5 , (2) , ytaa557.

Ogunjimi, Elizabeth (2020) Risk of nitrous oxide use. Irish Medical Times .

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

Rough, Elizabeth and Brown, Jennifer (2020) Nitrous oxide: No laughing matter? .

Bao, Lei and Li, Qing and Li, Qingjie and Chen, Hao and Zhang, Ruixue and Shi, Hongjuan and Cui, Guiyun (2020) Clinical, electrophysiological and radiological features of nitrous oxide-induced neurological disorders. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment , 16 , pp. 977-984.

Sheldon, Rollo JG and Reid, Michael and Schon, Frederick and Poole, Norman A (2020) Just say N2O – nitrous oxide misuse: essential information for psychiatrists. BJPsych Advances , 26 , (2) .

Al-Sadawi, Mohammed and Claris, Hidalgo and Archie, Chinyere and Jayarangaiah, Apoorva and Oluya, Modupe and McFarlane, Samy I (2018) Inhaled nitrous oxide 'whip-its!' causing subacute combined degeneration of spinal cord. American Journal of Medical Case Reports , 6 , (12) , pp. 237-240.

Van Hout, Marie Claire and Bingham, Tim (2013) Surfing the Silk Road: A study of users’ experiences. International Journal of Drug Policy , 24 , (6) , pp. 524-529.

Gillman, Mark Alfred and Lichtigfeld, Frederick and Young, Taryn (2007) Psychotropic analgesic nitrous oxide for alcoholic withdrawal states. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews , (2) .


European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2022) Recreational use of nitrous oxide: a growing concern for Europe. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Drug Watch. (2022) Nitrous Oxide: a briefing for professionals. Manchester: Drug Watch.

Mongan, Deirdre and Killeen, Nicki and Evans, David and Millar, Sean R and Keenan, Eamon and Galvin, Brian (2022) European web survey on drugs 2021: Irish results. Dublin: Health Research Board.

Office for National Statistics. (2022) Deaths related to volatile substance abuse, helium, and nitrogen in England and Wales. London: Office for National Statistics.

Adolescent addiction service. (2022) Adolescent addiction service report 2022. Dublin: Health Service Executive.

Bray local drugs and alcohol task force. (2022) Bray local drugs and alcohol task force annual report 2021. Bray: Bray local drugs and alcohol task force.

Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force, Planet Youth. (2021) Growing up in the West. Planet Youth county report Roscommon 2020. Galway: WRDATF.

Adolescent addiction service. (2021) Adolescent addiction service report 2021. Dublin: Health Service Executive.

Winstock, Adam R and Timmerman, C and Davies, E and Maier, LJ and Zhuparris, A and Ferris, JA and Barratt, Monica J and Kuypers, KPC (2021) Global drug survey (GDS) 2020 psychedelics key findings report. London: Global Drug Survey.

Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force, Planet Youth. (2021) Growing up in the West. Planet Youth county report Galway 2020. Galway: WRDATF.

Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force, Planet Youth. (2021) Growing up in the West. Planet Youth county report Mayo 2020. Galway: WRDATF.

Grigg, Jodie and Lenton, Simon R (2020) Increasing trends in self-reported use of nitrous oxide among WA EDRS samples. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre.

Trimbos Instituut: Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction. (2020) National drug monitor 2019. English summary. Amsterdam: Trimbos-instituut.


HSE drugs.ie. (2022) Nitrous Oxide. Dublin: HSE drugs.ie.

HSE drugs.ie. (2021) Information for parents concerned about Nitrous Oxide in their community. Dublin: Health Service Executive.

Clondalkin Drug and Alcohol Task Force, Tallaght Drugs and Alcohol Task Force, D12 Local Drugs and Alcohol Task Force. (2020) What is nitrous oxide? Dublin: Clondalkin Drug and Alcohol Task Force.

National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2020) DrugFacts: Inhalants. Bethesda, MD: National Institute on Drug Abuse.

UK & Ireland DrugWatch. (2016) Information sheet: Nitrous oxide. UK & Ireland DrugWatch.

Dail Debates

[Oireachtas] Dáil Éireann debate. Written answer 156 - Substance misuse [58329/22] [nitrous oxide]. (23 Nov 2022)

[Oireachtas] Dáil Éireann debate. Written answer 222 - Revenue Commissioners [Nitrous oxide] [45791/22]. (20 Sep 2022)

[Oireachtas] Dáil Éireann debate. Written answer 758 – Departmental regulations [32097/22]. (21 Jun 2022)

[Oireachtas] Dáil Éireann debate. Written answer 177 - Illicit trade [nitrous oxide] [27855/22]. (31 May 2022)

[Oireachtas] Dáil Éireann Debate. Written answer 254 - legislative measures [21541/22]. (28 Apr 2022)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Public health, well-being and National Drugs Strategy: statements. (10 Sep 2020)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Substance misuse [18431/20, 18609/20, 18611/20] [Nitrous oxide]. (28 Jul 2020)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Substance misuse. [18402/20, 18606/20, 18607/20, 18608/20, 18619/20] [Nitrous Oxide]. (28 Jul 2020)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Topical issue debate - substance misuse [Nitrous oxide]. (15 Jul 2020)


[RTE News] , McCarthy, Justin Laughing gas abuse leading to neurological damage. (05 Dec 2022)

[Independent.ie] , Blaney, Amy Increase in use of laughing gas among young people, warn gardaí. (25 Nov 2022)

[Irish Examiner] , McCarthaigh, Sean Doctors warn of emerging public health issue from recreational use of laughing gas. (14 Feb 2022)

[Irish Times] , Gallagher, Conor Nitrous-oxide: Laughing gas hits a new high in Ireland. (11 Sep 2021)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn One-in-four drug users at Irish festivals using laughing gas. (06 Sep 2020)

[thejournal.ie] , Ryan, Nicky Gardaí unable to provide figures on 'laughing gas' arrests and seizures due to IT limitations. (02 Aug 2020)

[Irish Times] , O'Halloran, Marie ‘Drug craze’: use of laughing gas by under-18s should be banned – FG TD. (17 Jul 2020)

[Independent.ie] , Gataveckaite, Gabija Fine Gael TD ‘got in trouble’ with Ceann Comhairle for bringing nitrous oxide canisters into the Dáil. (17 Jul 2020)

[An Phoblacht] , Doolan, Daithi Time to talk about ‘silver bullet’ drug use. (14 Jul 2020)

[Irish Times] , Gleeson, Colin Minister seeks report on use of laughing gas following death of a teenager. (08 Jul 2020)

[Irish Times] , Cluskey, Peter Excessive use of laughing gas can damage spine, Dutch doctors say. (26 Jun 2020)

[thejournal.ie] , MacNamee, Garreth Use of nitrous oxide or 'hippie crack' on the rise during pandemic. (03 Jun 2020)

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