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Interested in Some Strange Drug Facts?
The side effects of drugs on people can only be known after they are used. You can easily find information on strange and bizarre things that have occurred as a result of some drug research.
In this site you will read more here about some of this bizarre things that happened related to drug research. You can click for more in order to view here in this homepage about such examples.
Project Bluebird
Decades ago the CIA wished to develop new interrogation techniques that utilized morphine and LSD. This company used such chemicals in order to be able to make the patients suffer from identity loss and amnesia. This service was later named Project Artichoke.
This was one of their actions towards the Soviet Union during the Cold War. If you look more about you will be able to read more that they assembled experts from different fields such as psychiatry and neuroscience in order to help them out with this project. What is staggering and frightening is that many of their victims for this research happened to be children. When the Freedom of Information Act was created this secret project was called out in the open and stopped.
Steroids
In the late 1880s a professor injected himself with some things that he got from the testicles of dogs and guinea pigs. The consequent research about the side effects of such extracts is what gave way to the foundation of the anabolic steroids. The Nazi wanted greatly to harness the power of this product. If you look into it more you will find that they wanted to use it to make the German troops more aggressive for the war.
Now when the war was over, another chemist made improvements on it. The resulting formulation led to helping a lot of soldiers from not suffering from muscle waste. Because of this, the chemist earned a Nobel Peace Prize.
PCP Warfare
During the 1960s PCP was used by people as surgical anesthetic. It was stopped because there were some side effects that it was found to have such as mania, delirium, disorientation. The government tried to see if they can then use it as a chemical warfare but the results were unsatisfactory.
Heroin
The chemist who made aspirin was also the one who made heroin. The company who employs him sold heroin as suppressant for cough and morphine addiction treatment. But then just some few years after it was found that heroin had glaring side effects.
Opium
In the Victorian era there were various pharmacies then who were selling a lot of opium derivatives to the common folks. Even parents made use of them in the hopes of stopping their children from crying. But there are many children who took it that resulted to their illness or even death.
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