Spice/ K2, Synthetic MarijuanaDesigner Drugs
What are they?
A synthetic version of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, K2/Spice is a mixture of plant material sprayed with synthetic psychoactive chemicals. Often looks like potpourri and typically labeled “not for human consumption." Dangerous to purchase from Internet because its origins and chemical amounts are unknown. The ingredients and strength of products containing synthetic cannabinoids are almost impossible for the user to know.
Bliss, Black Mamba, Blaze, Bombay Blue, Fake Weed, Legal Weed, Genie, Zohai, Red X, Dawn Scooby Skunk, Snax,
How are they abused?
Smoked using “joints”, pipes, E-cigarettes, as a tea
What is their effect on the body?
Paranoia, anxiety, panic attacks, hallucinations, and giddinessAddictiveIncrease in heart rate and blood pressureConvulsions, organ damage, or death