Learn about inhalant abuse, products used as inhalants, common signs and characteristics of an inhalant user, damage and long-term health effects, and more.
Review Date: February 09, 2011
National Inhalant Prevention Coalition
This brochure gives parents a general overview of inhalant abuse among young people, including which household products are commonly abused, the health effects of inhalant abuse, how to recognize symptoms of inhalant abuse, and what to do to prevent this deadly habit.
Review Date: October 14, 2014
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Learn about 13 categories of drugs, why they are dangerous, how kids and teens use and abuse them, and physical signs of use that kids typically exhibit.
Review Date: April 03, 2012
The Partnership at Drugfree.org
Glues, nail polish remover, spray paints, cleaning fluids and other common household products can be extremely dangerous when they are used as inhalants. Learn about the dangers of household products that contain volatile solvents or aerosols.
Review Date: November 13, 2012
NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse - NIDA