Pharmacology CNS stimulant, hallucinogenic properties, alertness, paranoia, sensory distortion
Adverse reactions Hypertension, seizures, acute MI, strokes, death
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Ultimate XphoriaSubstance abuse A proprietary form of ma huang which, given its high content of ephedrine-like alkaloids, may be self-administered to produce euphoria and, if taken in excess, cause death. See Herbal medicine, Natural drug, Rave party. Cf Peyote.
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