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Flesh-Rotting Russian Drug Surfaces in US

 
 
Posted Thursday, September 26th 2013 @ 1pm  by Kevin Spak, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– A new street drug has come to America, but we're going to go ahead and predict it's not going to be the next big thing. The Banner Poison Control Center in Arizona says it's had two reports of Krokodil use, the first known reports of the drug in the US, CBS 5 reports. The drug, which has been used in Russia since about 2002, is known for literally causing the flesh to rot from addicts' bones. (We recommend against running a image search on this.)

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