GHB and Date Rape
GHB can be both an odorless, colorless liquid or a white powder. Both forms can be mixed with almost any beverage making it extremely difficult to detect. Because of this people have become victims of date rape after unsuspectingly ingesting GHB slipped into their drinks by an attacker. The effects of GHB – especially when ‘combined with alcohol’ – can induce blackouts and memory loss that allow sexual predators to more easily facilitate sexual encounters. 4-hydroxybutanoic acid, in it short form called GHB is a naturally occurring neurotransmitter and a psychoactive drug. The Central nervous system (CNS) depressant that is commonly referred to as a “club drug” or “date rape” drug.
The effects of quality and simple Ghb has a starting time of about 20 minutes after ingestion and this may last up to four hours. A dose of G drug can make a person feel chilled out, aroused, and/or mildly high. Too much cheap G can leave a person dizzy, confused, drowsy or vomiting. G use can also result in seizures,