Rohypnolenteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-Rohypnol-enHD-AR1.jpgRohypnol is a powerful sedative that has a reputation as a "date rape" drug. Find out more about it in this article for teens.drug, drugs, roofies, forget-me pill, roach, ruffies, la rocha, roofenol, rope, R2, rophies, flunitrazepam, downer, sedative, date rape, rape drug, depressant, benzodiazepines, Rohypnol, rohipnol, drugs, illegeal drugs, addict, addicted, addiction, illegal drugs, club drugs, roofies, roche10/14/201505/02/201805/02/2018Steven Dowshen, MD05/01/201817ba0500-0aba-4fef-8b1f-12fcc7e1f408https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/rohypnol.html/<h3>What It Is:</h3> <p>Rohypnol is sold in some countries as a sleeping pill, but is illegal in the United States. Because it can cause extreme drowsiness (or "blackouts"), it is often used in date rapes.</p> <h3>Sometimes Called:</h3> <p>roofies, roach, forget-me pill, date rape drug, R-2, rope, circles, wolfies</p> <h3>How It's Used:</h3> <p>This drug is swallowed, sometimes with alcohol or other drugs. Sometimes it's crushed and snorted, dissolved and injected, or sprinkled on <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/marijuana.html/">marijuana</a> and smoked.</p> <h3>What It Does:</h3> <p>Rohypnol has received a lot of attention because of its association with <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/date-rape.html/">date rape</a>. Many teen girls and women report having been raped after having rohypnol slipped into their drinks. The drug also causes "anterograde amnesia." This means it's hard to remember what happened while on the drug. Because of this, it can be hard to give important details if a young woman wants to report the rape.</p> <p>Rohypnol can cause a drop in blood pressure, as well as cause memory loss, drowsiness, dizziness, and an upset stomach. Though it's part of the depressant family of drugs, it causes some people to be overly excited or aggressive.</p> <p>Users can become physically addicted to rohypnol, so it can cause extreme withdrawal symptoms when users stop.</p>Rohypnol Rohypnol es un potente sedativo que tiene reputación de usarse para violar a las personas durante una cita. Tambien es conocida como la "droga de las violaciones". Obtén más información sobre esta droga en este artículo para adolescentes.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/teens/rohypnol-esp.html/bd01adc1-006c-4c9e-b5d9-ba019721c388
AmphetaminesAmphetamines are stimulants that speed up brain and body functions. Find out how these drugs can affect you in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/amphetamines.html/a2dd5381-ade5-424f-a538-6a0c5a484747
Date RapeAbout half of people who have been raped know the person who attacked them. This article explains what date rape is, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you've been raped.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/date-rape.html/5191fa0c-49f7-4e63-b916-205e17a25b5d
Dealing With AddictionFind out what you can do if you think you or a friend has a drug or alcohol addiction - from recognizing the warning signs to suggestions to help you stay clean.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/addictions.html/1bb39666-6df9-4f2a-b2ab-62dc486fd6f3
Drugs: What to KnowIt's not hard to find drugs, and sometimes it may seem like everyone's doing them or wanting you to do them. But there are downsides (and dangers) to taking drugs.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/know-about-drugs.html/ebae1d42-3774-4b73-b613-e930c809dffa
GHBGHB is an illegal drug that slows down some of the processes in the brain and central nervous system. Because it causes memory loss and is easily slipped into drinks, it's known as a "date rape" drug.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/ghb.html/c54194fc-b840-4c3d-8959-cbc2eb8e4fdb
KetamineKetamine is a fast-acting and powerful anesthetic that is often used as a date rape drug. Find out more in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/ketamine.html/1e9e4842-3e2d-4cc7-8814-1360208c2a02
MDMA (Ecstasy)Find out how the drug Ecstasy can affect someone who uses it.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/ecstasy.html/4d507044-0661-4433-90b4-d52d4645fe59
School CounselorsSchool counselors can give you all sorts of tips and support on solving problems and making good decisions. But how do you meet with a counselor and what is it like? Find out here.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/school-counselors.html/5bda8647-47da-4249-bd91-9123ca104336
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