Novel Psychoactive Substances

First published: 13/03/2019 | Last updated: June 21st, 2019

This factsheet includes information on emerging and re-emerging psychoactive drugs known as novel psychoactive substances (NPS), colloquially called “legal highs” and “designer drugs”, and through a case study looks at the potential health harms.




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