What is the drug burn?

What is the drug burn?

What is the drug burn?

It’s where the drugs are tossed into a fire and come out on the other side as ashes. Every month the furnace is fired up and the CBP burns about 8,000 lbs. of confiscated drugs that are no longer needed as evidence. Chief CBP Officer Phillip Spataro is one of the few people who are part of the secret process.

What illegal drugs cause fevers?

Drug-induced fever

  • Hypersensitivity – anticonvulsants, penicillin, minocycline, sulfonamide, allopurinol.
  • Altered thermoregulatory mechanisms – thyroxine, anticholinergics, amphetamines, cocaine.
  • Directly related to administration – paraldehyde, pentazocine, amphotericin B, bleomycin.

What illegal drugs can cause a stroke?

The main illicit drugs associated with stroke are cocaine, amphetamines, Ecstasy, heroin/opiates, phencyclidine (PCP), lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), and cannabis/marijuana. Tobacco and ethanol are also associated with stroke, but will not be discussed here.

Which medication is used to treat severe burns?

Silvadene is used for severe burns and requires a prescription and a sterile application environment. Analgesics are prescribed for pain control. A thermal burn patient may start out on morphine sulphate, Vicodin or Demerol. All of those pain control drugs require a prescription and are controlled substances.

How painful is cotton fever?

Symptoms begin 15–30 minutes following injection, and are often accompanied by shortness of breath, chills, headache, myalgia, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and tachycardia. Although cotton fever is self-limited and normally lasts 6 to 12 hours, it can continue for up to 24 to 48 hours.

How do you get cotton fever?

Cotton Fever is an illness that happens to some people after they inject drugs. It’s caused when bacteria, from reused cottons/filters or needles, is injected into the body. Symptoms of the illness include fever, headache, nausea, chills, and muscle and joint pain.

Can Adderall cause brain bleed?

Amphetamines taken by any route can cause cerebral vasculitis and intracranial haemorrhage. 8 cases were seen in a neurosurgical unit over 3.5 years. The published work indicates that those who experience these complications, mainly young adults, have poor outcomes.

Can Adderall cause stroke?

Because stimulants such as Adderall can increase heart rate and blood pressure, they may cause cardiovascular problems such as heart attack and stroke, especially in people with preexisting heart issues or high blood pressure.

What is Strox drug?

Strox is popular synthetic cannabis in Egypt that consists of. smokable herbal products laced with synthetic cannabinoids [Δ 9- tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) analogues].