krokodil drug

A deadly new drug called Krokodil has been making headlines in Russia and the U.S. for its horrific effects on users. And now it might be in Canada.
It's called "the most horrible drug in the world" -- and it's come to Illinois. Dr. Abhin Singala, a specialist at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in the Chicago suburb of Joliet, said he's treating three people who took "krokodil," a cheap heroin knockoff from Russia known to cause such extreme gangrene and abscesses that a user's muscles, tendons and bones can become exposed.
“As of late as last week, the first cases – a few people in Utah and Arizona – were reported to have been using the heroin
Once injected, the drug causes damage to blood vessels and tissue, causing flesh to rot from the inside out. The horrific