K2

The Drug

What is the drug?

K2 is a mixture of plant leaves and stems that have been laced with synthesized chemicals and is designed to mimic THC in marijuana.

How is the drug taken into the body?

It is smoked most of the time, but some turn it into a herbal infusion for drinking.

Street Names

  • Spice

  • Yucatan Fire

  • Skunk

  • Moon Rocks

  • Fake Weed

  • Blaze

  • Genie

  • Black Mamba

  • Bilss

  • Bombay Blue
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How does the drug affect the body?

  • Short Term Effects

    • Paranoia

    • Panic Attacks

    • Giddiness

    • Increased heart rate and blood pressure

  • Long Term Effects

    • It is stored in the body for long periods of time so effects aren't fully known.

Signs of Abuse

  • Seizures and Tremors

  • Coma and Unconsciousness

  • Vomiting

  • Hallucinations and Paranoia

  • Numbness and Tingling

  • Very high blood pressure and heart rate(enough to cause damage or danger)

  • anxiety and panic attacks

  • threatening behavior and aggression

  • terrible headaches

  • inability to speak

Dependence or Addiction?

K2 is considered to be an addiction drug.