have been increasingly used by adolescents in the recent years.
abuse in adolescents: a case series.
Acute kidney injury associated with synthetic cannabinoid
use-multiple states, 2012.
The use of a synthetic cannabinoid
in the management of treatment-resistant nightmares in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
In October 2011, components of designer drugs, including synthetic cannabinoids
and the major constituents of bath salts, were categorized as emergency Schedule I substances.
Between January and May 2015, poison centers reported 3,572 calls related to synthetic cannabinoid
use, a 229% increase from the 1,085 calls during the same January-May period in 2014.
In the United States, the number of visits to hospital emergency rooms as a consequence of synthetic cannabinoids
use increased exponentially from 11,406 visits in 2010 to 28,531 visits in the following year.
A synthetic cannabinoid
, or spice (left), can be rolled and smoked like marijuana, but may be a riskier choice, sources: u.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A panel discussion on use of illegal narcotics, particularly bonzai, a synthetic cannabinoid
, the use of which is 17 times greater than it was three years ago in Turkey, will be held on Nov.
When the patient was questioned again, it was learned that he used synthetic cannabinoid
products are made of chemicals that are sprayed onto plant material.
In addition, ordering a synthetic cannabinoid
screen with expanded panel will help further asses for synthetic marijuana use.