These most harmful drugs can make your life hell – STAY AWAY

It is the 21st century and drugs became a part of everyday life. They are easy to get, getting cheaper and the effects are momentous and extreme. Everybody likes a little party time but sometimes partying can end up in death.

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1 Heroin

“The queen of drugs”; it is an opioid analgesic and is actually made of opium poppy which was cultivated in Mesopotamia 3500 BCE. During the 19th century, opium’s strongest activity was attributes to two alkaloids – morphine and codeine. It can be used in medical and recreational purposes and, in the street, it’s known as horse, H, smack, tar, etc. Heroin is popular in oral use, use by injection or smoking or by insulation. The drug is responsible for thousands of deaths every year and includes serious side effects such as seizures, abnormal behavior and sometimes sudden death.

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2 Crystal Meth – or methamphetamine, a neurotoxin and a psych-stimulant

As for recreational use, crystal meth is a true euphoria drug and it is also commonly used as an aphrodisiac; sexual intercourse can last for several days when user are high on crystal meth. The overuse of crystal meth can easily lead to psychosis and hallucinations and can have serious consequences on the human body and the human brain. It is a very stimulative drug that the user gets quickly addicted to. The use of crystal meth has increased after the popularity of the TV show “Breaking Bad”.

Crystal Meth – or methamphetamine, a neurotoxin and a psych-stimulant

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3 MDMA

known as “party drug”, but actually wide known as ecstasy. It causes euphoria and anxiety and it increases the sense of empathy and happiness. MDMA is a very energetic drug but in most countries, it is illegal. It is mostly used as a recreational drug and a lot of introvert people are satisfied with the effects it cause on them – the become more sociable, obtain a sense of pure happiness and well-being, suddenly things become simple and all problems seem to fade away, there is an inner-peace present and a enhanced sensation of sexuality and empathy. Side effects that can last for a week or longer include insomnia, paranoia, depression, anxiety, trismus, etc. It should never be mixed with alcohol.

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4 Cocaine

Also a party drug like MDMA but much more dangerous and also one of the most dangerous drugs in the world. Its street name is coke, snow or blow. Cocaine is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant and is a powerful stimulant of the user’s nervous system. As an entertainment drug, cocaine is a stimulus – it increases the sense of happiness and restlessness and the level of dopamine released by the brain. Cocaine also enhances sexuality and feelings of competence but it can easily lead to a sudden cardiac arrest and even to sudden death. Cocaine overdose can end up with serious tachycardia, hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, etc. However, when it comes to medical use, cocaine is successfully and usually used as an anesthetics in nasal surgery.

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5 Krokodil

The street name for desomorphine, probably the most dangerous drug in the world. It is actually derived from morphine, has opioid effects, can be used as a serious sedative but also causes addiction. Being a very toxic drug, desomorphine users suffer from gangrene, HIV, thrombosis, meningitis, rotting bones, etc. Desomorphine is a flesh-eating drug which is why it’s called “krokodil” (“crocodile” in Russian). In 2011, it had been overly used in Russia and actually home-made Russian desomorphine is called “krokodil”. The drug is similar to heroin but it is much cheaper and easier to get. It causes abscess and death if injected wrong and wounds made on the body by krokodil-abuse are terrifying and mortal.

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