Situation Report: Synthetic Cathinones (Bath Salts): An Emerging Domestic Threat

A report from the U.S. Department of Justice on synthetic cathinones (bath salts)

SAMHSA Advisory: Spice and Bath Salts, and Behaviorl Health

This Advisory provides introductory information about spice and bath salts for behavioral health professionals who treat people with mental illness, substance use disorders, or both. It is not meant to present comprehensive information about spice or bath salts or treatment of substance use disorders involving their use.

Synthetic Hallucinogenic Stimulant Marketed as "Bath Salts" - Fact Sheet

A fact sheet that expalins about bath salts.

The Truth About Synthetic Drugs

Synthetic drugs are created using man-made chemicals rather than natural ingredients. A number of synthetic drugs on the market, including Ecstasy, LSD and methamphetamine, are described in other booklets in The Truth About Drugs series. This booklet gives the facts about “synthetic marijuana” (Spice or K2), “synthetic stimulants” (Bath Salts) and a drug known as “N-bomb.” These are among the synthetic drugs known as “designer drugs.”