Rohypnol


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Ro·hyp·nol

 (rō-hĭp′nôl′, -nōl′)
n.
A brand name for the drug flunitrazepam.

[Originally a trademark.]

Rohypnol

(rəʊˈhɪpnɒl)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a brand of the drug flunitrazepam used as a hypnotic: its ability to render someone unconscious and disoriented on awakening has been exploited by rapists

Ro•hyp•nol

(ˈroʊ hɪpˌnɔl)
Trademark. a brand of flunitrazepam, a benzodiazepine: illegal in the U.S., it can cause memory blackouts and has been implicated in date rapes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rohypnol - a depressant and tranquilizer (trade name Rohypnol) often used in the commission of sexual assault; legally available in Europe and Mexico and Colombia
club drug - a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves
forget me drug, Mexican valium, R-2, roofy, rophy, rope, roach, circle - street names for flunitrazepan
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According to the contract, DKSH will be responsible for providing registration, importation, warehousing, physical distribution and collection services for Cheplapharm's products Vesanoid (Tretinoin) and Rohypnol (Flunitrazepam) in Brunei, Hong Kong, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
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For his endeavour, DrinkSavvy founder Mike Abramson collaborated with chemistry professor John MacDonald at Worcester Polytechnic institute in Massachusetts to create a line of 16-ounce cups and straws that change colours when they come in contact with common 'date rape' drugs such as ketamine, Rohypnol and GHB, the New York Daily News reported.
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THERE was a massive jobs blow for the scaremongering industry this week after it emerged that - contrary to popular belief in recent times - most men are NOT walking around with a phial of the date rape drug Rohypnol in their pocket.
THE first major study into alleged "drug rape" cases in the UK found massive evidence that victims had been drinking and no cases of the notorious Rohypnol drug.
Det Insp Iain Grant, of Solihull CID, said over the past six months officers had received a number of allegations of date rape where drinks had allegedly been spiked with Rohypnol or similar drugs.
Normal drink cans leave us wide open to all manner of mis-adventures from wasps and insects entering the can or children cutting their fingers and lips on the can mouthpiece, to drugs such as Rohypnol being placed in our drink.
The story takes a serious turn when Scott puts Rohypnol, the date rape drug, into Jenna's drink.