"Kids these days will try just about anything to catch a buzz, from â€œboofingâ€� beer to vaping vodka. Their latest cheap thrill Feminine hygiene products. Teenagers in Indonesia are collecting menstrual pads and tampons â€” often of the used variety â€” and boiling them, allowing the mixture to cool and then imbibing the resulting liquid.
Police have already arrested several minors caught making this menstrual-pad moonshine.
One 14-year-old confessed that he and his buds swig it â€œmorning, afternoon and evening,â€� the Daily Mail reports.
The National Narcotics Agency in Indonesia says itâ€™s the chlorine used to sanitize menstrual products thatâ€™s getting kids tipsy, giving them hallucinations and a feeling of â€œflying.â€�" - NYPOST.COM