By Peggy J. Parks

Even if they're classified "not for human consumption," bathtub salts and different artificial medications are the newest craze for purchasing high--and they've got already proved to be risky and unpredictable. via goal overviews, basic assets, and whole colour illustrations this identify examines How severe an issue Is man made Drug Abuse? What Are the hazards of man-made medicines? How should still artificial medicinal drugs Be Regulated? and the way Can artificial Drug Abuse Be avoided?

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Balster, and Brian F. Thomas, “Hijacking of Basic Research: The Case of Synthetic Cannabinoids,” RTI International, November 2011. org. Wiley, Marusich, and Thomas are researchers with RTI International, Balster is director of the Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies, and Huffman is a retired organic chemist who first created synthetic cannabinoids. “ ‘Bath Salts’ and the like have never been regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) because the components were not recognized as food or drugs.

The Drug Enforcement Administration says that bath salts chemical MDPV has been reported to cause intense panic attacks, psychosis, and a strong desire to use the drug again. • According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the bath salts chemical MDPV acts similar to cocaine in the way it affects brain chemicals but is ten times more potent than cocaine. What Are the Dangers of Synthetic Drugs? The Many Dangers of Bath Salts The drugs known as bath salts can cause a variety of problems ranging in severity from muscle tremors to severe panic attacks, seizures, and even death.

Research shows that preventing drug use before it begins is a cost-effective, common-sense approach to promoting safe and healthy communities. ” —R. Gil Kerlikowske, director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy. How Can Synthetic Drug Abuse Be Prevented? “ This synthetic drug problem is bad, it’s getting worse, it’s affecting our youth—killing many of them. We need to continue educating our children as to the severe dangers of these poisonous chemicals. ” —David Seaberg, president of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

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