March 1, 2023 – Nitrous oxide, more commonly known as “laughing gas” or “nos”, can give users a 30-second high that makes them feel dizzy and lightweight, but the gas is no laughing matter.

Following reports from doctors of a spike in hospitalizations, the government is now considering stricter regulations around the use and sale of the gas.

Nitrous oxide is used legitimately in hospitals, at dental surgeries and in professional kitchens, but supplying it for its psychoactive effects is illegal.


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