The war against synthetic drugs

drug-addictionwThe war against synthetic drugs has been since 2008. A lot of Synthetic drug makers are asking if  the Synthetic Drug Act Actually Going to be Effective?

Will Synthetic Drugs (a.k.a. K2, Spice, Bath Salts, etc.) be a thing of the past or our viral future?

There are fans that are hopeful of the potential return of Code Black in the future, but these fans should not hold their breath as Code Black has made no indication what so ever that they have any indication of opening up shop again. The war against synthetic drugs is believed to be attacking what some politicians feel is an epidemic, but is herbal incense really an epidemic?

Synthetic cannabinoids in herbal incense products were first detected in the United States in November 2008, by the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) forensic laboratory. These products were first encountered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Herbal incense makers should take their lead from this company

Their products is 100% safe per this recent report. Please read:

I read about the Spice ‘incense’ product in an online news article. After setting out to find it, I realized that it was already difficult to procure in the US. After some searching I found a Polish vendor selling it on eBay, and purchased a 3 gram package of Spice Silver. It took about 2 weeks to arrive.

The Saturday after receiving the package I decided to give it a shot and see if the stuff would have any effect on me. I decided to use my one-hitter that I typically use for weed. I pinched about 1/20th the content out of the shiny pouch and packed the bowl. I estimated this to be only 150 mg, which is a small amount. I took my first hit and noticed that the flavor was nothing like cannabis. It was a lot ‘fruitier’ tasting, but not harsh. I held the first hit for about 20 seconds and finished the small bowl off with another 2 hits.

After the first 5 minutes, I felt a very warm sensation in my limbs and had a little weightlessness feeling, but nothing very mental happening yet. After another 5 minutes I felt a very familiar sensation of ‘getting high’ exactly as if I had just hit some decent bud. Shortly after this feeling my eyes became very sensitive to light, which doesn’t normally happen with bud. I was definitely high, and getting my normal head-rush feeling. About 20 minutes in my eyes were no longer sensitive to light, but I was getting cotton-mouth, exactly like I would if I had some big bong hits.

I was getting all giggly, and definitely enjoying the buzz. The buzz felt exactly like that of cannabis, but I had only smoked a very small amount. About 1 hour in, I realized that I was still just as high as when it first hit me. I listened to some music, watched a little TV and before I knew it, another hour had passed and I was still just as high. After hour 3, I could feel myself starting to come down and I became very hungry. I made up a pizza and then went outside for a walk around. Upon entering the fresh air outside I couldn’t believe how high I still was. Finally around 5PM I felt pretty normal. What a long lasting high from only 3 little hits!

The next day I decided to make some tea using the Spice. I brought 1.5 cups of water to a roiling boil and made a loose-leaf tea with another ~150 mg pinch from the shiny pouch. I let the tea steep for a full 15 minutes until it was cool enough to drink. I drank the tea slowly and enjoyed the herbal flavor. When I was near the bottom of the cup I purposely drank in portions of the herbs and thoroughly chewed them before swallowing it. I started drinking the tea at ~10AM and finished up drinking, chewing the herbs about 20 minutes later.

It took about another 40 minutes until I felt the first signs of effect. I noticed that lights looked a little edgy and that I was sensitive to light again. By 11:30 I had a full body buzz that cycled between being a very mental feel (Like I experienced when I smoked it) and a full body buzz that made me feel a little clumsy, but warm and relaxed. I felt this way until ~6PM and couldn’t believe how long the body buzz lasted. By 7PM I felt like I was back at baseline. I did not get the acute hunger like I did when I smoked it. I did however experience dry mouth a few times throughout the day.

I did not experience any ill side-effects from smoking or the tea. Overall I really enjoyed both buzzes, and I’m glad I tried it on a weekend when I had extra time to kill because the buzzes lasted way longer than I had expected.

These type of reports are not common. Normally people do not get such a good batch.

If you know of someone addicted to Herbal Incense or any other synthetic drug please call (855) YES-REHAB