Ban against tree new substances
Tree new euphoriant substances has been banned in Denmark. It concerns ethylcathinone, flephedrone and mephedrone that can be the cause of serious poisonings, acute psychosis, accidents and violence, mephdrone is under suspicion in relation to a death aswell.
The National Board of Health received the first notification in April that two of the drugs had been found in Denmark.
Notification of the 3rd substance was received by the board in September. Moreover the substances are very unknown and not banned in any of the other EU countries either.
The minister for Health and Prevention Jakob Axel Nielsen (Conservative) has decided to ban the euphoriant substances after recommendation from the National Board of Health.
Source: http://nyhederne.tv2.dk/krimi/article.php/id-19197033.html?forside [Article in Danish]