psychpost | 7/28/2012 12:37:00 PM
|"Bath Salts" Packaged to look like healthcare products.|
History: Like other designer drugs, Bath Salts are slightly modified versions (analogues) of already known drugs. Bath salts typically contain modified versions of Cathinone, which is the active ingredient found in Khat and has effects similar to cocaine and amphetamine.
|Substituted Cathinone, Similar structure to Amphetamine.|
Zombie-ism: Recently in the news there have been several reports about Bath Salt consumption leading to fits of zombie-like behavior. Violent outbursts involving cannibal behavior (eating another's face) have been attributed to Bath Salt use.