Drugs commonly used to incapacitate people in order to sexually assault them include:

  • Rohypnol(Street names include Roofies, Ruffies, Rope, Pinga, Roche, R-2 and Rib).
    • Description: Tranquilizer (similar in nature to Valium), Tasteless, Colorless, Usually a pill in bubble packaging, Can be dissolved into ANY type of drink, alcoholic or non-alcoholic, best time frame for testing is within 36 hours of ingestion.
  • Gamma Hydroxy Butyrate-GHB (Street names include, Liquid X, Liquid Ecstasy, Scoop).
    • Description: Commonly used at parties and/or “raves” as a way to get high. It is a central nervous system depressant, has nondescript odor, and is colorless. Can be in liquid or pill form. GHB is often carried in small bottles (i.e., Visine, prescription bottles, etc.). GHB can be dissolved into ANY type of drink, alcoholic or non alcoholic. Salty, sometimes caustic in taste. Evidence of the drug lasts for a very short time – in blood for about 4 hours and in urine for about 12 hours.