What is Spice addiction and how can it be treated? Read this COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE on addiction, rehabilitation treatment, and aftercare services for long-term recovery.
When you use Spice you can expect effects to peak anywhere from 10 to 45 minutes after consumption. More on the onset, peak, duration, and side effects of Spice here.
Unlike natural marijuana, synthetic cannabinoids can be highly addictive. Explore this infographic to learn how Spice use can alter the normal functioning of the brain and cause addiction.
A description of how Spice is packaged, and difficulties in estimating overdose amounts. Plus, more on the signs of Spice overdose and their treatment here.
Spice is abused mainly through smoking, but can also be used in baked goods or taken as a tea. More on Spice, its abuse potential and its effects here.
Yes, you can OD on Spice. We review common symptoms and their treatment here.
It takes from around 5-40 minutes for Spice to kick in depending on mode of administration. More here on Spice and its duration of effects.
Yes. Some chemicals found in Spice are are now classified as Schedule I narcotics, the most restrictive category under the Controlled Substances Act. More on Spice as a narcotic here.
Main symptoms of addiction to Spice include psychological dependence on Spice to carry out everyday activities, cravings, compulsion to use, and inability to stop smoking Spice. More signs and symptoms of Spice addiction here.
K2 effects can last few hours, but can persist for days or weeks after use. More on the factors that affect the duration of K2 and synthetic cannabinoids here.