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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Kimble
21 years experience in Dentistry
Decay and stain: Meth mouth is just a name for advanced decay of the teeth that was caused by using meth and the usual associated diet of meth users. Meth users usual ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Coleman
24 years experience in Dentistry
Very fast: Just as meth speeds up the brain. It also speeds up bacterial acid production while diminishing protective saliva consistency.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience in Dentistry
Yes: Methamphetamine users usually eat a lot of high sugar content foods to fuel their body as they burn off calories as a result of the drug's effect. Thi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
29 years experience in Dentistry
Not exact...: Not an exact diagnosis, but usually characterized in quickly appearing cavities (very noticeable) in an adult. Other factors are irritability, very ir ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Kim
25 years experience in Dentistry
Your worst nightmare: One of the ingredients of crystal meth is gasoline or turpentine to 'cook' the drug and give it potency. That ingredient will literally eat away at y ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Halim
13 years experience in Psychiatry
Obvious Answer: 1. Don't use meth. 2. Don't use meth. 3. Don't use meth. 4. Don't use meth... 99. Stay hydrated with water. 100. Use biotene otc (increases saliva pro ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Mcnay
25 years experience in Dentistry
Meth mouth : Meth mouth comes from dirty meth. If you swallow the pill as directed and don't already have a jacked up grill, and don't down two liters of mountain ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience in Psychiatry
No: "meth mouth" is the consequence of many factors associated with high dose amphetamine use. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) at appropriate doses does not do ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kiyan Mehdizadeh
8 years experience in Dentistry
Stop destruction 1st: You have to stop using meth. Then, you have to see a dentist asap to stop whatever destruction there is presently; it will only get worse if you wait. ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Yes: Amphetamines constrict the blood vessels causing a dry mouth. Lack of saliva can lead to tooth decay and dental problems. Adderall (dextroamphetamine ... Read More

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