Ketamine is a drug used by doctors and vets, however it can be used illegally to get high. Find out more about ketamine effects and the danger of long term abuse.
How to help someone who is misusing drugs or alcohol
Supporting a friend or family member who's struggling with drug or alcohol misuse is not easy. These tips and resources may help.
Urine tests are used for many different reasons. They can diagnose conditions, such as pregnancy, infections, diseases and screen for drug use.
Inhalants are chemical substances that release fumes or vapours. Some people inhale these fumes to feel high. There is no safe level of inhalant use.
Drug abuse can affect health, relationships, job and education. Learn about Australia’s drug laws, drug addiction and where to get help.
Parties are about having a good time. However, party drugs can impact your mental and physical wellbeing, and many are illegal.
Methadone is an opioid medicine available on prescription from your doctor. Find out more about methadone, how it works and possible side effects.
Drug and alcohol rehabilitation
Drug and alcohol rehabilitation helps people reduce or stop their use of drugs and alcohol. Learn more about rehab services and where to go for help.
Buprenorphine is an opioid medicine available on prescription from your doctor. Find out more about buprenorphine, how it works and possible side effects.
Heroin is a highly addictive drug with many serious side effects. Find out more about heroin's effects and the dangers of long term abuse and addiction.