Treatment for Synthetic Cannabinoids Abuse

A Solution That Works

In the wake of a rapid increase in the use of drugs such as “K2” or “spice”, synthetic cannabinoids have become one of the fastest rising and most devastating groups of drugs in recent years. Seemingly coming out of nowhere, these drugs have become very popular in the last decade, partially due to their dubious legal status. Synthetic cannabinoids seek to mimic the effects of cannabis in part but are exponentially more potent—and deadly. There has been an alarming increase in the number of accidental deaths because of just how unpredictable and erratic these drugs can be. RU Encore is making a difference every day in the lives of those addicted to these dangerous drugs and we can help you too. Call us today.

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Important Info about Synthetic Cannabinoids

The Facts

As the name implies, synthetic cannabinoids are artificially created drugs which are designed to be chemically similar in structure and effect as cannabis. Their legal status is highly contested and is often sold legally in gas stations across the US, exploiting loopholes in current drug laws. This means that these drugs are unregulated and unpredictable. Some of the common signs and side effects include:

  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Slurred Speech
  • Vertigo
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Light-Headedness
  • Delirium
  • Sluggishness
  • Impaired Coordination
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Seizures
  • Weakness
  • Sleeping for Extended Periods of Time

If you or a loved one are experiencing these or any other symptoms, please contact your physician immediately and start getting the help you need.