DESCRIPTION 5F-ADB POWDER
5F-ADB is a synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonist (SCRA) with an aminoalkylindazole structure
used as an active ingredient of products sold as cannabis substitutes.
This powder has no known therapeutic or medical use. In different regions it is being used and abused for non-medical purposes.
Furthermore, some countries have put this powder under national control.
When smoked, 5F-ADB produces cannabimimetic effects like Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
Doses needed to produce these effects are lower than for THC Many of the risks linked to cannabis
use are also present in the case of this powder, among them complications in patients suffering from
cardiovascular diseases and triggering of acute psychosis.
How do you know 5F-ADB is in euchemicalonline?
Euchemicalonline completed a recent drug seizure and sent a sample away for analysis.
Health Canada’s Drug Analysis Service confirmed the presence of this powder in the sample.
Why is it so dangerous?
5F-ADB is a synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonist (SCRA). The World Health Organization reports that in comparison to cannabis, severe and fatal poisoning appears to be more common in SCRA’s.
What does 5F-ADB look like?
5F-ADB can be present in the form of a herbal mixture, as a powder, or in liquid form. It appears as a white crystalline solid in pure form.
. What can I do to protect myself?
Given the nature of the substance, the likelihood of its presence in the community and the potential health and safety risks it could pose, the public is advised to be aware and exercise extreme caution when purchasing, using or handling synthetic cannabis products.
What should I do if I suspect I, or someone I know, has inhaled or been in contact with
synthetic cannabis products with 5F-ADB?
A. Call euchemicalonline immediately and inform the dispatcher that you think you may have inhaled this powder.