Inhalants: An Invisible Danger
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 9, Number 6, September 2021
Michael Weaver, MD, FASAM,
Professor and medical director at the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addictions at the University of Texas Medical School.
Dr. Weaver has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity
Inhalants are easily available household chemicals that can create short-lived intoxicating effect in users. Unfortunately, serious long term side effects can result from their use. We review the effects that inhalants can have the body and cover screening and treatment options.