e-prevention and risk reduction in festive environments. Know more, risk less


Poppers are nitrites which get their name from the opening pop of the first phials on the market : "pop". They are inhaled from the bottle.


The effect, a quick dizzying and stimulating rush (from 30 seconds to 2 minutes), is almost immediate. A disinhibiting product, it causes a feeling of internal heat and intensified sex drive.


Poppers causes erythemas (red rashes on the skin), headaches that can be violent but often short-lived, increases in the intraocular pressure, dizziness and tachycardia.

In case of repeated use during a party

People can feel exhausted due to a drop in blood oxygenation which can peak into a blueish skin tone called “cyanosis.” It can also lead to yellowish crusts around nose and lips. Some users face temporary erectile dysfunction.


In combination with erectile dysfunction medications (Viagra®, Cialis®...), poppers can cause potentially fatal heart problems.

In partnership with
• In any case call or have somebody call 112 or 15 (in France)
• if the person is conscious :
- keep him/her awake by talking to her.
• if the person is uncounscious : undo his/her tight clothes, check if he/she’s breathing and put him/her in recovery position
• stay with him/her until emergency services arrive and inquire about the location of a defibrillator