Illicit Drug Reporting System / Ecstasy and related Drugs Reporting System 2018 Key Findings
Oct 12, 2018
The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) has recently released the key findings of their Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) and Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS) for 2018. This ongoing illicit drug monitoring system has been conducted in all states and territories of Australia since early 2000s, interviewing people who regularly use drugs. This year’s findings show an increase in the proportion of regular drug users who are using cocaine. The study also showed increases in the use of crystal and powder forms of MDMA.