Bath Salts

By: Kenswanee Dancy

Bath Salts Drug

Bath salts is a term used in North America to describe a number of recreational designer drugs. The name derives from instances in which the drugs have been sold disguised as true bath salts. The white powder, or crystals often resemble true bath salts such as Epsom salts, but are chemically very different.

Slang names

Bliss

Blue silk

Red dove

White dove

Cloud nine

Purple wave

How is it used

Bath Salts are usually ingested by sniffing/snorting . They can also be taken orally, smoked or put into a solution and injected into veins.

Legal or Illegal

Bath Salts are Illegal.

Short term effects

Baths Salts effect tends to last for about three to four hours, but rapid heartbeat, increased blood pressure and other effects of a stimulant may last longer.

Long term effects

Weight loss, Muscle weakness, Liver & Kidney damage and Brain damage.