Does air duster show up in your system for a drug test?

Not medical/legal Advice: Sources suggest that canned air will not show up on a drug test, but abuse of it can cause a range of long-term health effects.

Air duster is a type of product that can be abused and is called an "inhalant". According to National Inhalant Prevention Coalition, each year an untold number of individuals die as a result of intentionally inhaling common, legal, everyday home, school and office products.

Common side effects include loss of motor skills, slurred speech, heart palpitations, seizures, nausea and vomiting.

What do inhalants do and what are their long-term effects? Find out more here.

In the news, Smartie snorting is just one of the many ways American kids have tried to experiment or impress their friends by using household substances and food items in a dangerous way (to resemble drug use). Read more here.

Updated on Monday, February 10 2014 at 05:05AM EST
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