Date Rape Drugs

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Date Rape Drugs Date Rape Drugs are drugs that can be used to assist the committing to unwanted sexual activity. In my research I found that there is three major types of Date Rape Drugs. The three major types of Date Rape Drugs is alcohol, Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid or GHB, and Rohypnol which is commonly known as roofies. These drugs are highly dangerous if taken carelessly. I’ am going to explain to you the effects of each of these drugs. First I will start with alcohol because alcohol is the most commonly used Date rape Drug. Alcohol is the most commonly used Date Rape Drug because it is easily available and legal. Although alcohol is illegal to consume if your under the age of 21 many teens think it is cool to drink when they out with friends or at a party. The easiest age to consume any Date Rape Drug is women between the ages of 14-24 and the risk is four times high for women between the ages of 16-24 because this is the prime age for dating. Many assaulters use alcohol because most of the time there victims are willing to consume it. Also the assaulter may use alcohol because they may be able to convince their victim to become heavily intoxicated or unconscious. Another drug or medicine that can be used as a Date Rape Drug is benzodiazepines. Benzodiazepines are drugs that is used to treat conditions like anxiety attacks, panic attacks, and insomnia. The benzodiazepines that are used to treat the condition insomnia can impair your motoring skills. Once your motoring skills are impaired your ability to move may be weakened or lose. With your motoring skills being impaired someone maybe able to take control of you and force you into unwanted sex or maybe even seriously injure you. Rohypnol which are commonly known as roofies are drugs that can prevent a victim from resisting sexual assault. Roofies can also produce interrogated amnesia that means that the
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