Herbal Ecstasy

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A proprietary form of ma huang which, given its content of ephedrine-like alkaloids, has been self-administered to produce euphoria; HE is composed of ephedrine (ma huang) or pseudoephedrine, and caffeine (koala nut), stimulants that simulate the effects of Ecstasy. It has been marketed as an ‘advanced designer recreational supplement’
Route Oral
Pharmacology CNS stimulant, hallucinogenic properties, alertness, paranoia, sensory distortion
Adverse reactions Hypertension, seizures, acute MI, strokes, death

Herbal Ecstasy

Substance abuse A proprietary form of ma huang which, given its content of ephedrine-like alkaloids, has been self-administered to produce euphoria; HE is composed of ephedrine–ma huang or pseudoephedrine and caffeine–koala nut, stimulants that simulate the effects of Ecstasy Route Oral Pharmacology CNS stimulant, hallucinogenic properties, alertness, paranoia, sensory distortion Adverse reactions HTN, seizures, acute MI, strokes, death. See Herbal medicine, Natural drug, Rave party. Cf Peyote.
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Cloud Nine has also tackled serious issues, such as Peter's play Riot, about the 1930 riot involving Yemeni seamen in South Shields, which saw him spend three weeks on a research trip to Yemen.
| Police say a man has been arrested in relation to the suspected supply of psychoactive substances at Cloud Nine. The 24-year-old from Stechford, has been released pending further investigation.
Susan and Rachel were both unhappy at work and their own mental health was suffering, until Susan decided to quit her job and they opened Cloud Nine.
Getting to Cloud Nine for dinner involves piling into a snowcat for a bone-shaking ride up and down the mountain.
(NASDAQ: WIFI) said it has acquired Cloud Nine Media, which provides Wi-Fi sponsorship and location-based advertising at more than 6,000 airports, hotels, bars and restaurants, and recreational areas in the U.S.
Cloud Nine Media, which also has offices in New York apart from its San Francisco head office, provides services to over 6,000 locations across the US and Canada, including airports, hotels, bars, restaurants and recreational hubs.
While Louis Smith, who goes for individual pommel horse gold on Sunday added: "We have to come down off cloud nine and really focus on things.
Miami police have warned of a potent new mind-altering drug called "Cloud Nine," after a snarling homeless man threatened to eat two officers a week after a grisly face-gnawing attack.
STELLA English was "on cloud nine" last night after being crowned Lord Sugar's new Apprentice.
relationships between racehorse pedigrees and jumps racing can be highly mysterious, but with his breeding it would not have been unreasonable to hope that today's tip Cloud Nine would put in an appearance at Cheltenham next week, rather than in a 0-115 novice handicap chase at Wincanton (3.00).
Even the most stressed out individual is assured a good night's sleep thanks to On Cloud Nine, a revolutionary new feathered pocketed spring mattress created by Four Star.
Level nine was for the highest clouds - up to 40,000ft - so if you were described as being on cloud nine you had reached a real high point.