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Table 4 Symptoms of toxicity or withdrawal experienced after SCs use

From: Clinical pattern of synthetic cannabinoids users in Upper Egypt: cross-sectional study

 

Number N = 50

Percentage (%)

Neuro-psychiatric effects

Dizziness/Drowsiness

34

68%

Headache

11

22%

Seizures

4

8%

Irritability/agitation

2

4%

Auditory and visual hallucination

29

58%

Auditory only hallucination

2

4%

Panic attack (fear of death)

13

26%

Psychosis

1

2%

Cardiovascular effects

Palpitation

38

76%

Chest Pain

6

12%

Gastrointestinal effect

Nausea and vomiting

12

24%

Others

Blurred vision and red eye

44

88%

Withdrawal manifestation

10

20%

No symptoms were experienced

2

4%