Psychoactive Substances Help

Where can I get help? For confidential information, advice and support if you are concerned about your drug use please call the: Alcohol drug helpline Call: 0800 787 797Text:  adh to 234 Go to: Alcohol and drug help To find your nearest alcohol and drug service look up Addictions Treatment Directory or look in the hospital page in the front of your phone book. Healthline Call: 0800 611 116  (24 hour health advice) Local mental health crisis teams Go to In Crisis - Mental health help When to get immediate help Go to the nearest hospital Emergency Departme..

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Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)

What are Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)?Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) are a class of compounds that inhibit naturally occurring enzymes in the human body. This inhibition leads to increased levels of chemicals such as the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine. By slowing their metabolism, MAOIs also allow certain chemicals to become active when taken orally, that would normally have no effects due to being metabolized too quickly. MAOIs have also been rumored to alter the effects of other substances including: Diviners Sage (Salvia divinorum).Examples of  MAO..

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Legal Highs Harm Reduction Guide

What Are Legal Highs?Legal highs, often called 'herbal highs' or 'legals', are a range of products that have been developed as part of a world wide harm minimization strategy to provide safer, legal alternatives to harmful illicit drugs. When using any kind of legal highs, please follow the safety guidelines below to ensure both your safety, as well as the continued availability of these products.Safety GuidelinesDo not experiment with any legal high when under 18, pregnant or breastfeeding, when on medication, or when suffering any mental or physical health condition.Begin with ..

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