People are boiling the sanitary pad in this country, knowing the cause you will blow out.
Boiling menstrual pads and drinking the water to get “high” or “drunk” is an alarming new trend amongst Indonesian teens.
According to the Dailymail
Indonesian teenagers are using menstrual pads to get high by boiling the sanitary product and then drinking the water, local officials have warned. Both new and used sanitary pads are said to be obtained by young Indonesians looking for a cheap and legal way to get high. The chemicals in the sanitary pads give those who drink the resulting concoction a feeling of ‘flying’ and hallucinations, according to the Indonesian National Drug Agency (BNN). Several local newspapers, including the Jakarta Post, Jawa Pos and Pos Belitung, have reported about the worrying trend in recent weeks.
The people here are using the sanitary pads and diapers boiled in water to make it liquid. After boiling, They drink this water for getting high or drunk. The 13 to 16-year-old teenagers find lots of fun in that. According to a report, drinking this boiled water causes strange results. By drinking this liquid, children have a feeling of flying in the air.
A 14-year-old child himself admits that he drinks this water three times a day, and drinks it as an Intoxication in the morning and evening. According to the media report, due to the poverty in Indonesia, they can’t afford alcohol or cigarette. They do this by picking the sanitary pad from the garbage pile, boiling it and drinking it to get high or drunk.