What Are Nitazenes and Are They Dangerous?

Nitazenes

A new drug has been gaining increased attention lately for being twenty times more potent than fentanyl. It’s called nitazenes, a class of synthetic opioids developed in the 1950s that is starting to enter illicit circulation. It’s being mixed into regular heroin and given to unsuspecting users. It can kill in just one use and […]

Signs of a Cocaine Overdose

Signs of a Cocaine Overdose

What Is Cocaine? The drug cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant drug derived from the cocoa plant of South America. It’s consumed for its powerful stimulant effects, which include alertness, energy, and euphoria. The drug comes in two primary forms: Cocaine Hydrochloride — A white, powdery substance that is often snorted through the nose, injected […]

Mixing Drugs with Alcohol: What Are the Dangers?

Mixing Drugs with Alcohol What are the Dangers

What Is Polysubstance Use? Polysubstance use is when a person abuses at least two or more substances. One example of this would be using two common party drugs like MDMA and ketamine together to increase their euphoric effects. A more common example of polysubstance use would be mixing alcohol with other drugs – particularly marijuana, […]

Can You Overdose on LSD?

Can You Overdose on LSD?

If you find yourself asking, “Can you overdose on LSD?” know that the answer is less straightforward than you may think. Typically, when discussing a drug overdose, conversations focus on the devasting surge in opioid overdose deaths. While an overdose on LSD doesn’t look like an opioid overdose, that doesn’t mean it isn’t possible. Even […]