Flakka popularly known as the zombie drug is a cheap synthetic drug available in US markets and the young generation is becoming the victims. This is the worst drug ever with serious Flakka side effects, which may lead to mental impairment. It’s recognized as the new street drug and the college students can easily avail it due to which it becomes more dangerous.
The drug can be consumed as a pill, can be smoked or can be injected. Once, a person consumes it he/she shows serious behavioral problems, which may need immediate medical attention.
Flakka Chemical Composition
Flakka, the most dangerous street drug in the US has the chemical formula as C15H21NO, which is originally recognized as α-Pyrrolidinopentiophenone. Flakka is chemically related to pyrovalerone and is the Ketone analog of prolintane. α-PVP comes out as the norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor carrying IC50 values of 14.2 and 12.8 nM. It possesses a similar structure as that of methylenedioxy derivative and one may develop serious mental complications, which needs immediate treatment.
Flakka Side Effects
Flakka accompanies serious side effects giving rise to abnormal behaviors in humans. Consumption of flakka leads to hyperstimulation, paranoia, and hallucinations and you may lose your normal mental state causing harms, which may result in death. It even causes heart failure, which serves as the prime reason of death. Sometimes, it also combines pentedrone due to which you may become unconscious.
Alpha -PVP Banned
In early 2014, US DEA labeled alpha -PVP as Schedule 1 drug and has put a ban in order to save the society. According to DEA Schedule 1 consists of those drugs, which consist of highly abusive components damaging human health.
If any of your closed ones become a victim of flakka consumption, you must consult with a doctor and also certain rehabs are working to help patients get rid of the conditions.