Table 2

Party drug’ use among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Lambeth/Southwark/Lewisham (LSL), London and England, taken from the European MSM Internet Survey (EMIS)

Percentage of MSM who used drugs in the last 4 weeks
DrugLSLElsewhere in LondonElsewhere in England
Crystal meth4.92.90.7
Mephedrone10.25.22.9
GHB/GBL10.55.51.6
  • LSL reports significantly higher drug use than elsewhere.2

  • GBL, gammabutyrolactone; GHB, gammahydroxybutyrate.