Substance intoxication  

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Substance intoxication is a type of substance-induced disorder which is potentially maladaptive and impairing, but reversible, and associated with recent use Usually known by colloquial terms such as 'high', 'stoned', 'baked', 'blazed', etc.

If the symptoms are severe, the term "substance intoxication delirium" may be used.

Classification

Examples (and ICD-10 code) include:

The term contact high is sometimes used to describe intoxication without direct administration.

See also

  • Spins, a state of dizziness and disorientation due to intoxication.





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