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Crystal Meth: Snorting crystal meth can damage your nasal septum. It's a stimulant that increases heart rate, breathing, and temperature as well as feelings of euphoria, excitement, alertness, confidence, increased libido, energy and strength. It can also cause strokes and heart attacks; severe headaches; high anxiety; paranoia and panic attacks. Regular users may develop psychosis. Very addictive stuff. ...Read more
I was cleaning a friends house and found something and touched it to my tongue. It ended up being crystal methamphetamine. I could feel the effects of i?
Methamphetamine: Do yourself a favor and stay away from that friend. Nobody ever sets out wanting to be an addict, but there are a few legal and illegal drugs that can hook a person with just one use. Hang around with a meth user and eventually they will want a party friend and offer you some. I have not come across a more damaging substance than this. The ingredients are poison. Stay well clear my friend. ...Read more
I touched crystal methamphetamine to my toungue. I felt the effect for 2 and a half hours. Can I breastfeed my two year old? I didn't know what it was!
Bad idea: It is difficult to conceive that that small an exposure would cause problems for hours. It would be prudent to wait 24 hours after the exposure, but there should be no issues after that in any case. Tasting something foreign is a bad way to figure out what it is, and can result in potential exposure to even worse toxins. Don't repeat your "experiment.". ...Read more
Ibuprofen: Its an NSAID so it can be taken. The crystal Meth will kill you - so its better to stop that. ...Read more
I smoked a drugs last 1 year ago, I smoked, ice, marijuana, khashkhas, and I wanna know how many years if I no smoke my body will clean at all?
2 yrs after meniscus repair. Having sharp pain, not lessened by OTC drugs/ice. Swelling persists since surgery for entire 2 yrs/ xray showed nothing.
Would an ice bath help for intestinal inflammation like swollen hemorrhoids? What else could help, anti-inflammatory drugs?
Sometimes sitz baths: Help which are not iced, but rather room temperature to help reduce swelling. There are medication for hemorrhoids to reduce swelling and pain that's safer than taking NSAIDS, that could cause some bruising, or oozing if bleeding is a problem. Talk to your PCP so s/he's aware of the problem, and it's documented. ...Read more
Can drug use of meth/ice be causing my body to swell n if so should I be worried? Mostly n my legs/ankles n belly. 28/f hep c
Is ice an effective non-drug treatment for trigger finger alongside splint? How long to ice if it is? Thumb is swollen at joint.
Yes: Drug allergy is a complex issue, so many drugs r in the market with many active / inactive ingredients, fortunately enough only few people develop drug allergy, if at all in doubt stop the medicine review it with ur doctor to replace it, if it is an absolute necessity to take the drug in question consult an allergist. ...Read more
Do not use if pregna: Category x drugs are contraindicated for use in pregnancy due to studies demonstrating evidence of serious fetal abnormalities in animals, humans, or both such that fetal risks clearly outweigh maternal benefit. Check out http://www. Empr. Com/drugs-contraindicated-in-pregnancy/article/125914/ for more info, including partial list. ...Read more
Many of them: This is not an easy answer since there are many drugs categorized as unsafe. The american porphyria foundation has good resources on drug safety: http://www. Porphyriafoundation. Com/testing-and-treatment/drug-safety-in-acute-porphyria. Just because a drug may be listed as unsafe doesn't mean it's unsafe for everyone. However, it's important to use caution with any drug that is potentially unsafe. ...Read more