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GHV & GVL
COMMON & BRAND NAMES
4-hydroxyvalerate; Gamma valeractone
EFFECTS CLASSIFICATION
Depressant Intoxicant
CHEMICAL NAME
gamma-hydroxyvalerate
DESCRIPTION
GHV is a sedative similar in nature to GHB but much less common. Its effects are not well understood.
BASICS EFFECTS IMAGES HEALTH LAW DOSE CHEMISTRY