Patterns and Perceptions of Dextromethorphan Use in Adult Members of an Online Dextromethorphan Community.

@article{Pringle2015PatternsAP,
  title={Patterns and Perceptions of Dextromethorphan Use in Adult Members of an Online Dextromethorphan Community.},
  author={George Pringle and Michael P. Mcdonald and Kara I. Gabriel},
  journal={Journal of psychoactive drugs},
  year={2015},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={
          267-75
        }
}
Dextromethorphan (DXM) is a widely available antitussive that has, at elevated dose levels, euphoric and dissociative effects. This article presents the reported patterns and preferences of DXM use, and perceptions of DXM use among adult members of an online DXM community. Analyses were conducted of quantitative and qualitative responses from nine female and 43 male individuals, aged 18-63 years old. All respondents reported illegal and DXM drug use, beginning, on average, at 15.7 and 17.1… CONTINUE READING
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