Module 9: Sedative/Hypnotics and CNS Depressants
This chapter is specific to those “club” drugs that have sedative/hypnotic effects: GHB, Ketamine, and Rohypnol. The assigned piece is presented in the NIDA DrugFacts series (2014). In this piece you will read about:
- Effects of GHB, Ketamine, and Rohypnol and how they are abused
- addiction and withdrawal concerns
- Monitoring the Future (2014) trends in their use
Click here for a link to our Carmen course where you can locate the assigned pdf file(s) for this chapter. You will need to be logged into our Carmen course, select Module 9, and proceed to the Coursework area. Under the Readings heading you will find a box with links to the readings for relevant coursebook chapters. Don’t forget to return here in your coursebook to complete the remaining chapters and interactive activities.