In this section you will find information relating to drug use specifically drug information, overdose awareness and names used within Dumfries and Galloway.
What ISSU18 Do
In regards to drug misuse ISSU18 see people whom misuse drugs themselves and/or their parents or other family members do. We can offer a range of interventions for drug misuse, some of which are:
At ISSU18 we do not set a limit to the number of sessions you will need and take this in to consideration once you have undergone our initial assessment. At the ISSU18 we work from a Bio-psyosocial model which means we take in to consideration the biology of the substance you are using, the psychological implications and social circumstances, thus giving consideration to many aspects of your life not only substance misuse.
Cannabis Resin: Hash, Weed, Solid, Council. Ganja, Puff, Pot, Dope, Wacky Backy, Homegrown.
Herbal Cannabis: Skunk, Green.
Cannabis Cigarette: Joint, Spliff, Dubbe.
Inhaling Cannabis from a water bottle: Lung, Bong.
Amphetamine: Speed, Phet, Base, Whizz, Billy Whizz, Billy, Free Base, Uppers, Fast Stuff, Sweeties.
Swallowing Anpht in a cigarette paper: A bomb.
Cocaine: Ching, Charlie, Coke, Blow, Snow, Toot, Sniff, Ice, Powder, Snow.
Benzodiazepines: Vallies, Blues, Yellies, (referred to by their colour), Jellies (referres to Temazepam), Moggies, Downers, Roofies.
Ecstasy: Eckies, e’s, referred to by their stamp i.e. Mitizi’s, Doves, E=MC2, Disco Biscuits, MDMA, Vowels, Pills, Scooby Snacks, Sweeties.
Heroin: Smack, Brown, H, Junk, Jag, Skag, Gear.
Smoking Heroin: Chasing the dragon.
Effect of Heroin: Dunt, Hit, Gouching.
Mephedrone: Mcat, Meow Meow, Moonshine, Ivory Wave, Bubble, Drone.
Alcohol: Bevy, Bev, Drink.
Effects of Alcohol: Blitzed, Wasted, Smashed, Steamin, Hammered, Gassed, Mortal, Slaughtered, Wrecked.
Magic Mushrooms: Mushies, Shrooms, Liberty.
Solvents: Solve, Gas, Glue, Arosols, Thinners.
Inhaling Solvents: Buzzing Gas.
Sniffing Glue: Bagging
LSD: Tabs, Acid, Trips, Blotters, Dots.