Drugs and Alcohol

The dangers of combining Rohypnol with alcohol and other drugs.

How to Identify Rohypnol by Sight and Alternative Names

How to Identify Rohypnol by Sight and Alternative Names

When dealing with a drug such as Rohypnol it is very important to know as much about it as possible, including what it looks like and its alternative names. Rohypnol is a menacing drug because many people are not even aware that they have taken it until the effects are felt. Rohypnol is known as a “date rape” drug because predators can give people the drug without their knowledge and the...

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Dangers of Combining Rohypnol and Tranquilizers

Dangers of Combining Rohypnol and Tranquilizers

Tranquilizer is a term that encompasses a wide range of sedatives, including the following: Sleep medications like Ambien, Sonata and Lunesta Barbiturates like Amytal, Solfoton and Nembutal Benzodiazepines like Xanax, Valium and Klonopin Rohypnol is also a benzodiazepine-class tranquilizer, but these pills (also known as “ruffies”) have approximately 10 times the potency of Xanax and...

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Rohypnol Abuse and Drug Interactions

Rohypnol Abuse and Drug Interactions

Rohypnol is a drug in the benzodiazepine family and is used as a short-term treatment for insomnia and also as a pre-medication for surgery anesthesia. Rohypnol is a powerful sedative and has gained popularity in since the 1990s as a popular “club drug,” because of its powerful amnesia-like side effect. This drug is also known as the “date rape” drug for being placed in unsuspecting...

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Mixing Rohypnol with Alcohol

Mixing Rohypnol with Alcohol

Rohypnol is the brand name of a sedative medication known as flunitrazepam. In many countries it is prescribed for the treatment of insomnia but has never been approved for sale in the United States. Rohypnol is in a class of drugs known as benzodiazepines and is best known as the “date rape” drug. Other slang terms for Rohypnol include the...

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