Krokodil Spells Death by 2 Years of Using

Desomorphine, dubbed Krokodil, is one of the deadliest drugs in the world and its first named victim in the United Kingdom has been unable to appear at more than one court hearings due to a "rather unpleasant blood infection caused large ulcers on her arms." British woman, Emma Davies from Gloucestershire, has been accused of shoplifting on 15 … Continue reading Krokodil Spells Death by 2 Years of Using

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Krokodil: how ‘flesh-eating zombie drug’ is causing a global crisis

Desomorphine has been in the news lately. Never heard of it? That’s quite possible. But you may well have heard its street name: “Krokodil.” However you know it, it’s a cheap substitute for heroin that has been widely branded a “flesh-eating zombie drug” – and it’s bad news. There are two reasons for its horrific reputation, one related … Continue reading Krokodil: how ‘flesh-eating zombie drug’ is causing a global crisis