Drink Safe Technologies, a leader in Date Rape Drug Protection solutions, announces that they have created an innovative solution that will detect Gamma Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and Ketamine, the drug most commonly used to tamper a drink for date rape purposes.
What does G stand for?
G stands for Gamma Hydroxybutyrate
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and gamma butyrolactone (GBL) withdrawal: Five case studies.
Other topics discussed in the letter include the need for methods to ensure safe use of the drug, the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous neurotransmitter synthesized from gamma aminobutyric acid, which is also known as the "date rape" drug for its potent sedative effects.
Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) is a neuroactive substance that is currently used clinically under the name sodium oxybate (brand name Xyrem[R]), for the treatment of nareolepsy, and its use is being investigated for the treatment of other causes of excessive daytime sleepiness.
Gamma hydroxybutyrate became widely known on the rave scene in the 1990s.
Findings from experimental studies are discussed for drugs including cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana, nicotine, gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB)--the "date rape" drug, and organic solvents.
The test indicates the presence of gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) or Ketamine in a drink and claims to give a reliable result within just three minutes.