- Inhalants are chemical vapors that produce mind-altering effects when users inhale them by sniffing or snorting.
- Teenagers and young adults account for a large portion of the inhalant abuse.
- Side effects include: dizziness, strong hallucinations, delusions, belligerence, weight loss, disorientation, depression.
- Chronic abuse may cause brain damage.
- Death may occur from a single use or after prolonged use.
- SSD (sudden sniffing death) may result within minutes of inhalant abuse.