Runny nose is a condition where the nasal cavity is filled with a significant amount of mucus fluid. The condition, commonly known as a "runny nose", occurs relatively frequently in most human beings. It is a common symptom of allergies or certain diseases, such as the common cold or hay fever.
It can be a side effect of crying, exposure to cold temperatures, cocaine abuse, withdrawal (such as from opioids like methadone) and under the influence psychedelic tryptamines such as psilocin, psilocybin and psilacetin.
Compounds within our psychoactive substance index which may cause this effect include:
- Responsible use
- Subjective effects index
- Psychedelics - Subjective effects
- Dissociatives - Subjective effects
- Deliriants - Subjective effects
- Palatal necrosis due to cocaine abuse (PubMed.gov / NCBI) | http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20060991
- Eileen Trigoboff; Kneisl, Carol Ren; Wilson, Holly Skodol (2004). Contemporary psychiatric-mental health nursing. Upper Saddle River, N.J: Pearson/Prentice Hall. p. 274. ISBN 0-13-041582-0.