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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Rohypnol (Overview)

Rohypnol, also called roofies, is a sedative and relaxant drug that is used for date rape.


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What does Rohypnol do?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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What does Rohypnol do?

Rohypnol: It is marketed by roche co. For inpatient short-term use in severe insomnia. It is a hypnotic, sedative, anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, amnestic & skeletal muscle relaxant. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
22 doctors shared insights

Rohypnol (Overview)

Rohypnol, also called roofies, is a sedative and relaxant drug that is used for date rape.


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How can purchase rohypnol?

How can purchase rohypnol?

You can't: From the dea's website "in addition, in 1997 the u. S. Sentencing commission increased the penalties associated with the possession, trafficking, and distribution of rohypnol to those of a schedule i substance. (schedule i substances include heroin, marijuana, and mdma.)" making it illegal to sell, buy or to posses. ...Read more

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Are rohypnols effects permanent?

Depends on how much : And how long you have been using the substance. A small amount used once should not have any permanent effects. But remember, any drug you use just once can get you hooked. ...Read more

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Who uses rohypnol? What is it for?

Who uses rohypnol? What is it for?

Unknown: Rohypnol is not legal in the United States and is not commercially available. ...Read more

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How long is Rohypnol in your system?

A few days ?: The half life of 18-24 hrs means that is how long it takes for 1/2 of the drug to leave your system. Keep in mind that when the drug is being eliminated the clinical response is also diminishing. How long you will test positive for a urine drug test depends on the method and type of testing employed. ...Read more

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What types of things happen on rohypnol?

Rohypnol effects.: Rohypnol can cause anterograde amnesia, loss of inhibition, sedation, confusion, urinary retention, GI upset & drop in blood pressure. When rohypnol is used with alcohol (or other drugs) there may be slurred speech, red eyes, poor judgment and decreased motor skills. There are reports of violent behavior on rohypnol. ...Read more

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What are the harmful effects of rohypnol?

Potent Sleeping Pill: This is prescribed when other sleeping pills have failed. It is powerful and has a big, bad reputation for inappropriate use. It's the sort of pill that your parents warn you about. It is blamed for lots of trouble - and where there's smoke...... I'd recommend staying away from it since the possible dangers are serious. Best! ...Read more

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How long does Rohypnol stay in ones system?

How long does Rohypnol stay in ones system?

Hypnotics: This drug has a very long half life, is potentially addictive and may have effects after you would expect it to have "gone away" ie it can have a hangover effect the next day. ...Read more

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What does it feel like to be taking rohypnol?

?: This is a strange question. If you think you have been under the influence of rohypnol and were potentially abused, seek medical and police attention. Rohypnol is illegal in the us. ...Read more