Special Considerations and Clinical Management of HIV in Patients With Substance Use Disorder

  • Author: Frederick L. Altice, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD; Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 2/5/20 (What's New)

Summary

  • Flunitrazepam (commonly known as roofies) is a benzodiazepine that is chemically similar to prescription sedatives[NIDA Club Drugs]
  • Due to its sedate nature, it has been used in criminal activity to incapacitate victims and commit sexual assaults[NIDA Club Drugs

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