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Teenagers Are Boiling Used Tampons to Get High

By Mark Pygas

If there's one thing that's certain in life, it's that teenagers will always find a way to get high on a budget. While marijuana is being legalized for recreational use in many states, there's still other states and countries where kids have to get incredibly inventive. Whether that's huffing markers, sniffing glue, or another so-called 'legal high.' 

Now, teenagers in Indonesia have found maybe one of the most creative ways to get high. They're collecting menstrual pads and tampons, many of them used, and boiling them. They then drink the horrid mixture. 

The chemicals used to sterilize the products for human use give those who drink the resulting concoction a "feeling of 'flying' and hallucinations," according to the Indonesian National Drug Agency (BNN) and as reported by Vice