Remain calm and do not panic.
Do not excite or argue with the abuser when
they are under the influence, as they can become agressive
If the person is unconscious or not breathing,
call for help. CPR should be administered until help arrives.
If the person is conscious, keep him or her
calm and in a well-ventilated room.
Excitement or stimulation can cause hallucinations
Activity or stress may cause heart problems
which may lead to "Sudden Sniffing Death."
Talk with other persons present or check the
area for clues to what was used.
Once the person is recovered, seek professional
help for abuser: school nurse, counselor, physician, other
health care worker.
If use is suspected, adults should be frank
but not accusatory in discussions with youth about potential