But as it happens, no one actually gets dosed with an actual roofie anymore. Only 1 in 100 victims who go for blood work test positive for rohypnol. These days, the drugs slipping out of pockets and into highball glasses all over new york are primarily ghb (or liquid ecstasy), zolpidem (also known as ambien), scopolamine, and a few lesser-known benzodiazepines, like temazepam or midazolam. A date rape drug is any drug that incapacitates another person and renders them vulnerable to a sexual assault, including rape. The substances are associated with date rape because of reported incidents of their use in the context of two people dating, during which the victim is sexually assaulted or raped, or suffers other indignities.