These days, PCP comes dissolved in an oily yellow tincture called “wet.”
Koon: It was my belief and my perception he was under the influence of PCP.
In parts of Philly, PCP use is back to peak levels, and the associated social costs are piling up.
Evidence of a swelling wave of PCP use has been starting to crop up in recent substance-abuse data.
To the increasing number of kids now smoking it, PCP induces a psychotic state with symptoms that resemble schizophrenia.
The effects of PCP vary, but users frequently report a sense of distance and estrangement.
Chronic users of PCP report persistent memory problems and speech difficulties.
1977, from phenocyclidine.
primary care physician
Phencyclidine, an animal tranquilizer smoked as a narcotic; angel dust (1960s+ Narcotics)