The Dose Makes the Poison
Drugs, poisons, and forensic toxicology in pop culture and the news
Who Am I?
Things I Have Written
Synthetic Cannabinoids: A 2.5 Minute Primer
The Animal Ark Poisonings
Kill the King. Strike Him Down.
The Case of Jagger the Irish Setter
What is Ayahuasca?
A Little Ditty...About Immunoassays
My 1.5 Cents on Court Testimony
Flakka in Meme
Everything is Chemicals, Part 26
TV Shows Ain't The Real World, Part 81
Alphabet Soup Or The Newer Synthetic Cannabinoids
"Fair is foul, and foul is fair: Hover through the fog and filthy air."
Synthetic Drugs, A Phrase of No Value
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Dose Makes the Poison: The Toxcast (Year 1)
Dose Makes the Poison: The ToxCast is ending its first year. There'll be more episodes coming soon in 2021. If you're a listener of ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
ETR - 2018, Quarter 2
A few days ago, the DEA released its Emerging Threats Report (ETR) for the second quarter of 2018. The agency touts this report as a "...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Exposure to "Fentanyl" in the Field
It's in the news everywhere. Fentanyl. Fentanyl and secondary exposure. Here are some of the news headlines from the last few ...
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Semi Charmed Life (1997)
Third Eye Blind's song ' Semi Charmed Life' debuted as the first single on the band's 1997 self-titled album. Third E...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
The beat goes on...
The US Federal government has moved to control five new synthetic cannabinoids as Schedule I controlled substances. Synthetic cannabin...
Saturday, April 7, 2018
CDC Warning - Vitamin K Dependent Antagonist Coagulopathy Associated With Synthetic Cannabinoid Use
Looks like the issue has spread - which isn't all that surprising. But is frightening. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) issued a w...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Update of an Outbreak of Severe Bleeding Cases / Synthetic Cannabinoid Use
As I wrote about the other day, there was a mass outbreak of severe bleeding cases associated with synthetic cannabinoid use in Illinois dur...
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