About K2
K2 (Synthetic Marijuana) is synthetic chemicals sprayed on common herbs to mimic the effects of marijuana. This drug is labeled "not for human consumption" and sold as incense in order to keep them on store shelves. Currently, 12 states have banned sale of K2. This drug frequently contains unknown synthetic substances that are highly contaminated.
Use
Like marijuana, it is smoked in joints or pipes. Sometimes put in tea.
Street names
Spice, fake weed
Risks
Paranoia, panic attacks, giddiness, anxiety, increased heart rate, blood pressure increase, chest pain, nausea, seizures.
Important Fact
Because of the newness of the substance, it is unknown what long term effects it will have on even casual users.