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GHB

abbr.
gamma-hydroxybutyrate
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GHB

abbreviation for
(Pharmacology) gamma hydroxybutyrate. Also called: liquid ecstasy
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Noun1.GHB - a club drug available in liquid or powder form is taken orally (frequently combined with alcohol); used to incapacitate individuals for the commission of sexual assault and rape
club drug - a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves
grievous bodily harm, liquid ecstasy, max, easy lay, Georgia home boy, goop, soap, scoop - street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate
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Translations

GHB

V. gamma-hydroxybutyrate.
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(NASDAQ: ALDX) presented novel data at the American Society of Human Genetics 2017 annual meeting demonstrating that ADX-102 reduced levels of gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and gamma-aminobutyrate (GABA) in a knockout mouse model of Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase (SSADH) deficiency, the company said.
(https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17011713) BHB is almost identical to GHB , the naturally occurring neurotransmitter, called gamma-hydroxybutyrate, that in synthetic form is used as a (https://theconversation.com/weekly-dose-ghb-a-party-drug-thats-easy-to-overdose-on-but-was-once-used-in-childbirth-73266) recreational drug.
Chairing a high level meeting held here Monday, he said ISBSN numbers for 100 books have been acquired, adding he said that GHB is thankful to PTI government for providing funds in this regard.
According to Tovera, the suspects were some of the big-time distributors of GHB, which, he said, costs about P10,000 per milliliter.
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But his home was then searched and three pots containing GHB in solid crystal form were found in a drawer.
"He was also due to be working the next day so why would he voluntarily take something like GHB? "I firmly believe his drink was spiked.