Narrator: Bath salts is a synthetic drug with stimulant properties.Its a white powder that can be brought online or from dealers. Street names include cloud nine, vanilla sky, blue silk, ivory wave and many more.Bath Salts are normally sold as a substitute for methamphetamine and cocaine.
Narrator: The most common way it’s taken is snorting but it can also be smoked, injected or swallowed.Bath salts lasts 3 to 4 hours but will still be found in your system 48 to 72 hours after it’s been used.
Narrator: When someone uses bath salts they become angry, violent, and they hallucinate.People who have used bath salts describe feeling that someone was watching them, chasing them, or someone trying to kill them.In worse cases bath salts has lead to the user biting other people’s faces off.
Narrator: The effects of bath salts include: Paranoia, hallucinations, panic attacks and excited delirium.
Narrator: Bath Salts can be purchased illigally for $25 to $50
Narrator: Posion Control had 23,000 Bath Salts overdose calls in 2011. Don’t do Bath Salts