Trabsa A, Monteagudo E, Mariona D, Grifell M, Galindo L, Gonzalez L, Quintana P, Palma A, Santiago P, Sanagustin D, Ventura M, Torrens M..
“What are sweet dreams made of? Analysis of psychoactive substances into 'gummies': A retrospective descriptive study”.
European Psychiatry. 2017 Apr;41(Supp.):S880.
Although psychoactive substances has a long history in recreational settings, research on its composition has focused only on tablets, crystal and powder, even though new formulation for new psychoactive substances are readily available for users.
To describe the presence of psychoactive substances and its characteristics in new formulations which had not previously been found in samples delivered to Energy Control from 2014 to 2015 in Spain.
A total of 8324 samples were analysed from June 2014 to December 2015. Only those samples in gummy formulation were studied (n = 9). Samples were analyzed by energy control, a Spanish harm-reduction NGO that offers analysis of substances to users. Analysis was done by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.