Can k2 (synthetic weed) kill you?
Not medical advice: According to the Huffington Post, yes, K2 (also referred to as Buzz, Genie, Spice, K3, Pot-pourri, and Smoke) has been linked to accidents, and deaths recently. The plants themselves used for K2 pose no apparent danger, it's the chemicals that are used to treat the herbs that can cause damage. There are reports of teens being hospitalized with elevated heart rates, seizures, and other nasty side-effects, which led to deaths in some.
Updated on Monday, February 06 2012 at 06:59AM EST