Antidote to synthetic cannabis intoxication could be found in slimming drug

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Early research from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has potentially found an antidote that can rapidly stop the intoxicating effects of cannabis and synthetic cannabinoids.

Thursday 12 October 2017

Synthetic cannabinoids, such as ‘Spice’ and ‘Black Mamba’, are becoming an increasing problem, especially with young people and within the homeless and prison populations, due to their low cost and odourless properties. Their enhanced strength compared to cannabis is leading to an increasing number of severe adverse reactions and deaths.

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