January 2020 By PsychDB.com

Hallucinogen Use Disorder

Phencyclidine (PCP)

Route

Oral (liquid), snorted (powder)

Street Names

Angel dust, “embalming fluid”

Effects

Derealization, depersonalization, grandiosity, violence, delusions, paranoia

Mechanism of Action

NMDA receptor antagonist Non-competitive blockade

Physical Exam

Vertical nystagmus

Ketamine

Street names

K, Special K, vitamin K, kitkat

Mechanism of Action

Dissociative anesthetic Non-competitive NMDA antagonist

Effects

Mild analgesia, hallucinations

Route

Oral: liquid, crystals

Cost

IV $20-$25 per dose