Tag Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate

GHB toxicity

Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate - GHB has many names including: Cherry meth, liquid Fanta, Easy Lay, Fantasy, Georgia Homeboy, Liquid Ecstasy, Liquid G and most annoyingly...water. GHB is the opposite of Amphetamine, instead of making you angry and hypervigilant it depresses your CNS. It is a precursor and metabolite of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA - the inhibitory neurotransmitter).
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Brain Dead?

A baffling case of apparent brain death... Can you work out what has happened? A 35-year old female with a history of multiple sclerosis and depression is found collapsed at home. She is known to have access to quetiapine.