Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Uncertainty Surrounds Use of Synthetic Drugs, Expert Says


Synthetic drugs such as “K2,” “Spice” and “Vanilla Sky” are part of an emerging class of abused drugs causing concern among health professionals, researchers and legislators, according to a doctor studying these drugs. Products containing unregulated psychoactive drugs are being sold as “incense” or “bath salts” without restriction or quality assurance. In fact, users don’t know what—or how much—of the drug’s active ingredients are in each batch, which can lead to dangerous side effects or overdoses. Read Full Story...

2 comments:

Ajlounyinjurylaw said...

I know a few people that are finding themselves addicted to these "drugs" that are being sold on the market today, legally and had been curioius about the health risks that they pose.

Tyler said...

i have always wondered what people see in these drugs i have meet many people who say they think they have problems with this such as hart problems.