Know Your Cathinones

We know that eutylone is being mis-sold as MDMA all over the country and ruining everyone’s summer this festival season. That’s not the only cathinone you need to watch out for though. But wait, there’s more cathinones! And they’re pretty much all shit! Aotearoa New Zealand has experienced at least 5 different types of cathinoneContinue reading “Know Your Cathinones”

Reagent testing at home to check for cathinones

We’re absolutely flat out this summer, and unfortunately we can’t be everywhere. People that want to check their gear but can’t get to one of our testing sites have been using at home reagent tests to check for cathinones with some success. The main tests that people are using this summer are the EZ testsContinue reading “Reagent testing at home to check for cathinones”

Help, I’ve had eutylone! What do?

Eutylone is definitely this summer’s crap drug. Potentially even the crappiest drug since the N-ethylpentylone boom of 2017. If you’ve accidentally had eutylone, it’s highly likely that you’ll have a shit time. It’s important to remember that it’s only for a finite time, and you’ll be ok once you ride it out. But you haveContinue reading “Help, I’ve had eutylone! What do?”

Ugh. More bloody cathinones

Cathinones being substituted for MDMA could be on the rise. The last couple of KnowYourStuffNZ drug checking clinics have discovered an increase of people’s “MDMA” either being a cathinone with no MDMA in it, or a cathinone with just enough MDMA to mask it and spoof reagent tests We anticipate that this could be theContinue reading “Ugh. More bloody cathinones”

Drug harm reduction tips to keep in mind this summer

While we advise that not taking drugs is the only way to guarantee safety, we’ve compiled a list of drug harm reduction tips to help you be safer this summer. Be absolutely sure you know what you’re taking before you take it. There’s nothing that ruins summer faster than a trip to the medic’s tentContinue reading “Drug harm reduction tips to keep in mind this summer”