Amyl Nitrate / Poppers

Amyl Nitrite is a depressant which means it slows down the messages travelling between the brain and body. Classified as an inhalant, it belongs to a class of drugs known as Nitrates, which also includes Butyl Nitrite, Isobutyl Nitrate and Nitroglycerine. Amyl Nitrite is a vasodilator and vasodilators are medicines that cause the blood vessels in the body to dilate and the involuntary smooth muscles to relax.

Side Effects of

There is no safe level of drug use. Use of any drug always carries risk.

The effects of taking Poppers with other drugs including over-the-counter or prescribed medications can be unpredictable and dangerous.