Spice is a combination of synthetic, lab-produced cannabinoids that imitate THC that are used for euphoric effect. More on Spice uses and side effects here.
How long Spice lasts in your body depends on which synthetic cannabinoids are found in the Spice mixture. Its effects may last for hours to days, even weeks. More on Spice duration of action here.
Overdose on Spice can occur after one toke, or over a session of smoking. This is because Spice is unevely laced with synthetic cannabinoids that are optimized for psychoactive effects. More on how to recognize and cope with a Spice overdose here.
Spice addiction is a real medical condition. Here, we review methods of treatment for Spice addiction and invite your questions about how to find help.
Spice withdrawal symptoms include headache, feelings of desperation, cravings, nightmares, and/or tremors. More on what to expect during Spice withdrawal here.
Spice can be addictive and cause withdrawal syndrome in some users. Withdrawal symptoms include anxiety, elevated blood pressure, insomnia, nightmares, headaches, trembling, sweating, and nausea. More on withdrawal from Spice here.
Tolerance to Spice manifests as the need to smoke more Spice to get high. What are some other signs of Spice tolerance? We explore here.
Spice is a synthetic cannabinoid that produces symptoms that are similar to cannabis, but can cause dependence and withdrawal. Learn more about withdrawing from Spice here.
Synthetic cannabis dangers include rapid heart rate, vomiting, agitation, confusion, hallucinations, raised blood pressure, reduced blood supply to the heart and, in a few cases, heart attacks. More here.
Dependence on Spice is characterised by withdrawal symptoms when you cut back. More physical and psychological symptoms of Spice dependence here.