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Intravenous opioids were most common, followed by alcohol, marijuana or cocaine, anesthetics/hypnotics, and oral opioids.
After marijuana, prescription drugs are the most commonly abused drugs of 12th graders.
Starling advised. “Also elicit a history of any drug abuse, because marijuana and cocaine can be associated with RCVS,” she said.