Nitrous oxide

Nitrous oxide has numerous medical uses as an anesthetic, especially in surgery and dentistry. Under federal law, possession of nitrous oxide is legal. Regardless, many states have various laws regarding the possession, sale, and distribution of nitrous oxide.

Street names include:

  • Whippits
  • Nitro
  • NOS
  • Balloons
  • Buzz Bombs
  • Nangs
  • Laughing gas
  • Hippie crack
  • Chargers
  • N20
  • Sweet air