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Krokodil Confirmed as Flesh-eating Drug in Mexico

Mexican health authorities have confirmed a homemade drug, better known as “the poor man’s heroin,” to be a flesh-eating substance. In December, a teenage girl was hospitalized in Mexico after injecting Krokodil (Desomorphine) into her genitals. The 17-year-old Texas-native experienced what appeared to be green and flakey skin. Doctors at first assumed her condition was related to a STD outbreak, but …

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Flesh-eating Drug Found In The United States

A street drug called krokodil or crocodile has made its way to the United States. Its real name is desomorphine and it is similar to morphine and heroin. Krokodil gets its street name from the fact that it turns users’ skin scaly and causes rough patches to break out all over the body. It also eats its victims alive, just …

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