Current Drug Trends. Maxim W. Furek, MA, CADC, ICADC Garden Walk Recovery (570) 542 – 7946 www.gardenwalkrecovery.com. Bath salts. Mephedrone 3,4 methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) Methylone Circa 2011. Bath salts. 500 mg = $34.99 Ingested orally Snorted Injected Smoked.
Maxim W. Furek, MA, CADC, ICADC
Garden Walk Recovery
(570) 542 – 7946
Hallucinations / Psychosis
Extreme paranoia / Violent Behavior
Agitation / Intense craving
Increased blood pressure
Increased heart rate
Heart attack/ Stroke
Death or serious injury
Created by Clemson University scientist John W. Huffman for research purposes in 1990s
Lost sense of reality
Behavior akin to schizophrenia
November, 2010 - DEA announced its "emergency scheduling authority" to temporarily control the K2 chemicals.
March 1, 2011 - Five chemicals most commonly found in "Spice" and "K2” classified as Schedule I controlled substances, a category reserved for unsafe, highly abused substances with no medical usage.Legislation
June 15, 2011 - 50-member Pennsylvania Senate voted unanimously to outlaw bath salts, synthetic marijuana and Salvia divinorum.Legislation
Leaves of Blue Lotus or Bay Bean coated with chemicals
Aurelia Aurora Catarino
making salvia the strongest hallucinogen “gram for gram” found in nature (2002).