Inhalants are volatile substances that produce chemical vapors that
can be inhaled to induce a psychoactive, or mind-altering, effect.
Inhalants include a broad range of chemicals found in hundreds of different
products that may have different pharmacological effects. More
Common street terms for inhalants/using inhalants include:
- Air blast
- Moon gas
- National Inhalant Prevention
NIPC is a public-private effort to promote awareness and recognition
of the under publicized problem of inhalant use.
- Inhalant Abuse
This site provides parents with information on the dangers of inhalant
abuse, tips for talking to kids, and other resources.
- Inhalant Abuse Resources
This site provides a listing of inhalant-related resources from the
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).