What are the risks of Spice?


Physical Signs

  • Bloodshot eyes, pupils larger or smaller; use of eye drops to reduce redness in eyes

  • Changes in: appetite, weight loss, weight gain, too much or too little sleep

  • Disregard or neglect of physical appearance, uncombed, unclean or messy clothes

  • Odd smells on breath, body, or clothing

  • Trembling, slurred speech, or lack of coordination, wobbling

Behavioral Signs

  • Disregard to responsibilities, drop in attendance, conduct and achievement at work or school

  • Borrow or steal money, financial problems, lying

  • Change in friends, favorite hangouts, disinterest in art, work, sports, favorite hobbies

  • Confrontations or fights with family, friends or co-workers, illegal activities

  • Drunk driving, operating heaving machinery while under the influence, accidents, fender-benders, using dirty needles, unsafe sex, stealing, lying, arrests for disorderly conduct

Psychological Signs

  • Change in temperament, personality, emotions or attitude

  • Mood swings, irritable, angry outbursts, agitation, violent, annoyed

  • Tight-lipped, secretive, withdrawn, or wanting to be left alone

  • Moments of giddiness, flippancy, hyperactivity or short attention span

  • Lethargic, sleepy, indifferent, listless or out of it

  • Fearful, anxious, jittery, nervous, paranoid, or overly suspicious