GASOLINE INTOXICATION By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 The euphoric reaction induced by inhalation of gasoline vapor. It results in headaches, weakness, depression of the central nervous system, confusion, nausea and respiratory disorders. See inhalant; inhalant abuse. GASOLINE INTOXICATION: "Gasoline intoxication is a serious form of substance abuse." Related Psychology Terms BENZENE CARBON TETRACHLORIDE AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM (ANS) DYSARTHRIA ANTICHOLINERGIC SYNDROME SEDATIVE SUBSTANCE-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER BELLADONNA DELIRIUM BUTORPHANOL BACTERIAL MENINGITIS Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GASOLINE INTOXICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gasoline-intoxication/ (accessed January 20, 2019).