Rohypnol

Signs and Symptoms of Rohypnol

Street Names: Forget me pill, Mexican Valium, R2, Roche, Roofies/rophies, Roofinol, Rope

Method of Use: Orally (pill form or dissolved in liquid), Snorted

Symptoms/Effects of Use

  • Drowsiness
  • Visual disturbances/hallucinations
  • Vision problems (blurred, distorted)
  • Dizziness and confusion
  • Rapid mood swings and violent temper outbursts
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Headaches
  • Incapacitation/sedation
  • Memory impairment or memory loss/amnesia
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Gastrointestinal disturbances
  • Death (usually when combined with alcohol)

What to Look For

  • Mood swings
  • Inability to speak or walk properly
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Lowered inhibitions
  • Memory loss

Withdrawal symptoms

  • Insomnia
  • Hallucinations
  • Anxiety
  • Tremors
  • Seizure
  • Numb feelings
  • Headaches
  • Sweating

Note: Each person may experience different symptoms/effects. This list is not inclusive. For more information, visit www.drugabuse.gov