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- How do I know if they're using drugs?
- Why do they use drugs/alcohol?
- Is it my fault?
- How can I cope with their behaviour?
- Understanding the stages of addiction and recovery
- Where do I get the help I need?
- Getting support for your loved one
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Get educated on the basics
Ketamine is a powerful anaesthetic and has been used in operations. It has become popular in the dance community and makes people feel detached from their surroundings; at higher doses it can make people hallucinate.
What else is it called?
Special K, Super K
What does it look like?
Legally produced ketamine (for medicinal use) comes as a liquid. If it is illegally produced it will appear as a white powder.
What is its legal status?
How much does it cost?
Roughly £20 per gram.
What equipment do people use to take it?
None if snorted in powder form. If it is injected, then people will use syringes.
What about dependence/addiction?
Ketamine is not physically addictive, but people can become addicted psychologically. Heavy users can build up tolerance, meaning they will need to take more to get the desired effects.