Poppers (Nitrate Inhalants: Amyl, Butyl, and Isobutyl Nitrites)

[Burroughs Wellcome owned the patent and enjoyed a monopoly on sales, and also made AZT!! Burroughs Wellcome and Glaxo merged in 1995 to form GlaxoWellcome. GlaxoWellcome and SmithKline Beecham merged in 2000 to create Glaxo SmithKline.]


THE POPPERS STORY The Rise and Fall and Rise of 'The Gay Drug' By Ian Young  By 1978, poppers industry profits topped $50 million a year.

[1994] AIDS AND POPPERS By Tom Bethell

Queer Advertising. From Poppers to Protease Inhibitors by John Lauritsen

Death Rush: Poppers and AIDS by John Lauritsen (complete text)  [See:  John Lauritsen.]