Prevention

How to prevent Rohypnol abuse from happening.

Preventing a Rohypnol Addiction from Getting Worse

Preventing a Rohypnol Addiction from Getting Worse

Some people believe that an addict needs to hit rock bottom before he can fully realize his need for treatment and have a genuine desire to recover. However, the longer an addict waits to seek help, the more his drug use will take a toll on everything he values, from his relationships, career and finances to his physical and mental wellbeing. In short, it is never too late or early for treatment....

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How Education Can Prevent Rohypnol Addiction

How Education Can Prevent Rohypnol Addiction

Rohypnol is a benzodiazepine used for hypnotic or sedative purposes in Europe and South America. However the United States banned this drug, as many medical professionals discourage using it in any setting. Rohypnol makes its way into the country illegally, and it may be used as a date-rape drug. Because this drug is not seen or talked about regularly, many users are ignorant of its effects and...

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Preventing Rohypnol Overdose

Preventing Rohypnol Overdose

Rohypnol is a benzodiazepine that is used in several countries for short-term treatment of insomnia and as a sedative before surgical procedures. Rohypnol’s effects include the following: Sedation Muscle relaxation Reduced anxiety Prevention of convulsions or seizures Despite potential medical uses Rohypnol is not legal in the United States. Rohypnol is commonly known as the date-rape drug,...

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