“Krokodil”, a drug with immediate lethal effects, and entered the European market, German authorities are on alert after they discovered that more young people consuming it. In Russia, in 2002, ravaged the drug being used by almost one million people. A simple injection of the drug makes the skin to become scaly, and the crocodile, muscles and flesh decay, liver and kidney failure. A consumer feels dose after two hours. Life expectancy for those who use this drug is only three years, but many fail the first year. The drug can kill the very first use.
“Krokodil”, the drug that eats muscles
The drug is called scientific desomorphine, originally used as an alternative to morphine, a substance synthesized for the first time in the U.S. in the ’30s.
For the factory, Russians buy codeine pills, which are freely in pharmacies, which combines with iodine, industrial acids and organic solvents. In most cases, are used industrial substances and not the purified, more suitable for consumption.
The product has high concentrations of iodine, and causes endocrine disrupting muscle disorders, phosphorus, which attacks the bone and mixtures of heavy metals such as iron, zinc and lead, which causes nervous system disorders, mineral imbalances and inflammation liver and kidney.
Circulation is impaired and rotting limbs. Veins near the injection site, which can be anywhere on the body, burn. Cangrenele and amputations are common among consumers, the meat is eaten simply.