Piperazine drug was initially used to treat parasitic infections. The drug is also used as tranquilizer and pig wormer. As per Piperazine manufacturers, the drug’s biggest use is recreational. Though its use has been banned by federal action taken by DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration), the sale of this drug is still legal in the US. But ignoring its side effects could be a mistake!
Piperazine is a broad class of chemical compound used by manufacturers for producing veterinary and human medicines. Some popular recreational stimulants are TFMPP, BZP (Benzylpiperazine), DBZP, and mCPP used for manufacturing resins, plastic, pesticides, and many other materials and products. BZP is the second name of piperazine drug that has several side effects- short term and long term both.
Short term risks involve while consuming this drug :
- Stomach pain
- Irregular heart beat
- Allergic reactions
Long term risks :
As Piperazine manufacturers say it’s a stimulant drug, people suffering from high blood pressure or hear issues should not consume it. Besides this, other risks are:
- Emotional swings
- Loss of appetite
Prevention is always better than cure… You may have heard this zillion times. Manufacturers advise not to use piperazine as it may harm the consumer. To prevent a person from being harmed by the consumption of this drug, you many need to give him a sober lifestyle. In case you fail to provide a better lifestyle, drug rehabilitation center might be the last option you can consider. It becomes dangerous drug when mixed with alcohol and amphetamines. Some consumers may suffer from serotonin syndrome that can bring problem of high blood pressure in the individual and it may be fatal.
Limiting the use or using other alternatives can be considered by people to escape from such risks and side effects.