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New Designer Drug Flakka Gives Users Super-Human Strength, Flooding Florida

MDMA- (Ecstasy /Molly) -     Fact Sheet    Meet Molly NIDA- Recently, Madonna created some buzz when she mentioned “Molly” at Miami’s Ultra Music Festival. Madonna shouted to the audience, “How many people in the crowd have seen Molly?” Madonna was talking about the song “Have You Seen Molly?”     

 K-2 Spice (Synthetic Marijuana)-  is a synthetic drug product. DEA has placed an emergency ban on Spice, the chemicals will be designated as Schedule I substances, the most restrictive category, which is reserved for unsafe, highly abused substances with no medical usage. 


Teens’ comments who have smoked spice:

“I thought I saw a green monkey right in front of me.... when I woke up I was next to the toilet.”

“My brother’s heart was beating so fast he asked me to call 911”

“Shortly after smoking Spice my friend blacked-out .”

“My friend thought the bear on his shirt was attacking him...he ripped his shirt off.”

Bath Salts-  Synthetic cathinones, often called “bath salts,” are powerful, illegal, and can cause hallucinations and violent behavior, among other dangerous effects. 
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  New Designer Drugs: Dragonfly is similar to LSD, but far more powerful and potentially more lethal