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Anti-drug officials in Uruguay are warning citizens about the arrival of a new kind of alleged pink cocaine from Argentina, underscoring Pink panther cocaine the synthetic drugs market in Argentina may be spreading to neighboring countries. Authorities in Uruguay say the drug comes in the form of a pink pill or powder. However, the drug is actually a synthetic drug known as 2C-B, a stimulant and hallucinogenic drug similar to MDMA that first gained popularity in Europe. Earlier this year, authorities in Uruguay seized some of this pink synthetic drug in a carton of the hallucinogenic LSD, according to El Pais.
Authorities in Argentina first detected the drug five or six years ago. Medical professionals in Argentina are unsure why the drug is being marketed as being similar to cocaine. The emergence of synthetic drugs in Argentina and Uruguay follows a regional trend of criminal groups adapting to the growing demand of such drugs. Although Argentina has not been a flashpoint for their consumption, its local drug market is following regional shifting dynamics.
National drug consumption data published by Argentine authorities in revealed that the estimated of marijuana and cocaine consumers grew by nearly percent and almost 50 percent, respectively, between and The percentage of young people between the ages of 12 and 17 using cocaine and ecstasy also tripled during that time. However, Colombian traffickers who control the sale of 2C-B at home and in Buenos Aires appear Pink panther cocaine be stretching the drug by using cutting agents to sell to different social classes after it became a staple for the Argentine capital's upper- and middle-class.
The recent warnings from anti-drug officials Pink panther cocaine Uruguay suggests that dealers may now be increasingly cutting and extending sales of the synthetic drug outside of Argentina and into neighboring countries in response to growing demand. We encourage readers to copy and distribute our work for non-commercial purposes, with attribution to InSight Crime in the byline and links to the original at both the top and bottom of the article.
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InSight Crime Analysis The emergence of synthetic drugs in Argentina and Uruguay follows a regional trend of criminal groups adapting to the growing demand of such Pink panther cocaine. SEE ALSO: Argentina News and Profile However, Colombian traffickers who control the sale of 2C-B at home and in Buenos Aires appear to be stretching the drug by using cutting agents to sell to different social classes after it became a staple for the Argentine capital's upper- and middle-class.
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