1. Dear Drugs-Forum readers: We are a small non-profit that runs one of the most read drug information & addiction help websites in the world. We serve over 4 million readers per month, and have costs like all popular websites: servers, hosting, licenses and software. To protect our independence we do not run ads. We take no government funds. We run on donations which average $25. If everyone reading this would donate $5 then this fund raiser would be done in an hour. If Drugs-Forum is useful to you, take one minute to keep it online another year by donating whatever you can today. Donations are currently not sufficient to pay our bills and keep the site up. Your help is most welcome. Thank you.
  1. BlueMystic

    Ecstasy often laced: police

    18:17 AEST Tue Jul 19 2005

    Victoria Police have found that pills sold as ecstasy usually contain other chemicals as their main ingredient.

    Police tests indicate drug makers are increasingly lacing tablets with a variety of other dangerous substances, including horse tranquilizers, morphine, speed, nerve-numbing agents and a drug vets used to treat incontinence in cats and dogs.

    Only 18 of 89 batches of CK-branded tablets seized and tested by police had MDMA - methylenedioxymethamphetamine, the pure form of ecstasy - as their main ingredient, while four tablets did not contain MDMA at all, the Herald Sun reported.

    Victoria's top drug investigator, Detective Superintendent Tony Biggin, said taking ecstasy was a huge risk.

    "The broader issue with ecstasy is, of course, ... what are you taking?" he said.


To make a comment simply sign up and become a member!