Piperazine is a man made stimulant that was once sold as a legal high, said to mimic the effects of ecstasy. It was made illegal on 23rd December 2009.Piperazines are used in industry to make plastics, resins, pesticides, brake fluid and worming agents for pets and farm animals.

Piperazines come in the form of different coloured pills, an off-white powder, in capsules and as a liquid.

Also known as:

BZP’s, Herbal Ecstacy

BZP’s, Herbal Ecstacy


Feelings of:
Its effects produce feelings of arousal, euphoria, wakefulness, wellbeing and can lower your inhibitions.

Piperazines are not as potent as ecstasy or speed but the effects can last between 6 and 8 hours with hangover like symptoms the next day.


Piperazines are Class C controlled drugs.

This means that it is against the law to possess them, to give them away or to sell them.

Possession can get you up to two years in prison and/or an unlimited fine.

Supplying someone else, even your friends, can get you up to fourteen years in prison and/or an unlimited fine.


Yn arwain at:
Gall ei effeithiau arwain at deimladau o gynnwrf, ewfforia, anhunedd a chysur, a gall gynyddu eich hyder.

Nid yw piperazine mor gryf ag Ecstasi neu Speed ond gall yr effeithiau bara rhwng 6 ac 8 awr a bydd symptomau tebyg i ben mawr y diwrnod canlynol.


Mae pierazine yn gyffuriau rheoledig dosbarth C.

Gallai meddu ar y cyffur arwain at ddwy flynedd o garchar, a gallai cyflenwi’r cyffur arwain at bum mlynedd o garchar.

Gellid rhoi dirwy amhenodol am y ddwy drosedd hefyd.


Lowered inhibitions can make you do things that you would not normally do.

Piperazines can cause sudden death from heart attack or stroke.

Mixing Piperazines with stimulants and alcohol can be very dangerous.

In rare cases users may suffer from serotonin syndrome, which can cause high blood pressure and may be fatal.


Gall mwy o hunanhyder wneud i chi wneud pethau na fyddech yn eu gwneud fel arfer.

Gall piperazine achosi marwolaeth sydyn yn sgil trawiad ar y galon neu strôc.

Gall cymysgu piperazine â symbylyddion ac alcohol fod yn beryglus iawn.

Mewn achosion prin, gall defnyddwyr ddioddef gan syndrom serotonin, a all achosi pwysau gwaed uchel, a gall fod yn angheuol.




Don’t mix Piperazine with other stimulants or alcohol.




Peidiwch â chymysgu piperazine â symbylyddion eraill nac alcohol.