Étiquette : legal highs

Clinical and Toxicological Profile of NBOMes : A Systematic Review, Nino Cesar Marchi et al., 2019

Clinical and Toxicological Profile of NBOMes : A Systematic Review Nino Cesar Marchi, Juliana Nichterwitz Scherer, Letícia Schwanck Fara, Lysa Remy, Rafaela Ornel, Monique Reis, Amanda Zamboni, Mariana Paim, Taís Regina Fiorentin, Carlos Alberto Yasin Wayhs, Lisia Von Diemen, Flavio Pechansky, Felix Henrique Paim Kessler, Renata Pereira Limberger Psychosomatics, 2019 Mar - Apr, 60, (2), 129-138. doi : 10.1016/j.psym.2018.11.002   Background : NBOMes are a new class of potent hallucinogens widely present in illicit drugs. Little is known about this class of drugs, regarding its detection and clinical manifestations of intoxication. Objective : This study aims to enhance care involving NBOMes by reviewing the literature on their [...]

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Legal highs : staying on top of the flood of novel psychoactive substances, David Baumeister et al., 2015

Legal highs : staying on top of the flood of novel psychoactive substances David Baumeister, Luis M. Tojo and Derek K. Tracy Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology, 2015, Vol. 5, (2), 97–132 DOI: 10.1177/2045125314559539   Abstract : There has been growing clinical, public, and media awareness and concern about the availability and potential harmfulness of so-called ‘legal highs’, which are more appropriately called new or novel psychoactive substances (NPS). A cat-and-mouse process has emerged wherein unknown chemists and laboratories are producing new, and as yet nonproscribed, compounds for human consumption; and as soon as they are banned, which they inevitably are, slightly modified analogues are produced to [...]

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