Warning: this subject matter may be disturbing to readers. First off, let’s address the question: What is Jenkem? Jenkem is a dangerous and potentially life-threatening hallucinogenic drug made from fermented human waste. It is not a legitimate substance and its use is not recommended due to the health risks associated with exposure to human waste. The practice of creating and using jenkem has been reported in limited instances and is not widely used.
The exact origin and start of jenkem as a substance of abuse is not well documented. The practice of using fermented human waste as a drug has been reported in limited instances and is not widely used. It is not a legitimate substance and its use is not recommended due to the health risks associated with exposure to human waste.
How Can I Tell if a Loved One is Using Jenkem?
It is important to note that the use of jenkem is not only dangerous, but also illegal and highly stigmatized. Symptoms can be very similar between the use of various drugs and substances. If you think a loved one might be engaging in substnace abuse of any kind, please reach out and we would be happy to help you through the process. The use of jenkem can result in a range of physical and psychological symptoms, including:
- Hallucinations and altered perception
- Nausea and vomiting
- Headaches and dizziness
- Loss of consciousness or fainting
- Seizures or convulsions
- Irritability and aggression
- Depression and anxiety
- Rapid heart rate and breathing
- Muscle weakness or paralysis
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