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How long does crystal meth stay in your system when you smoke it need to take ua urine test on tuesday or wednesday?

How long does crystal meth stay in your system when you smoke it need to take ua urine test on tuesday or wednesday?

Here's what to do: Kara, you've lost the ability to control your addiction, knowing you have a test that using today will cause you to fail, and planning to use anyway. Phone your counselor, acknowledge that you're helpless, and SAVE YOUR LIFE. Not everything people have told you is true, but the meth warnings mostly are true. The dead meth uses I've autopsied HAVE ripped up their flesh. Don't die like that. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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Urine screen positive for Amphetamine and Methamphetamine. Is this just Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or could it also be crystal meth?

Urine screen positive for Amphetamine and Methamphetamine. Is this just Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or could it also be crystal meth?

It is a sign that...: One needs to do the confirmatory test (the urine screen is only a screening test and the results need to be confirmed). Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is metabolized to (converted to) amphetamine in one's body, which will be detected by drug screens if the level is high enough. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is not metabolized to methamphetamine, which means that if meth is confirmed, it came from something else and not from Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). ...Read more

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What could cause me to test positive for methamphetamine and amphetamine on a urine drug test that was confirmed using gc-ms when I do NOT use drugs?

What could cause me to test positive for methamphetamine and amphetamine on a urine drug test that was confirmed using gc-ms when I do NOT use drugs?

What DO you take?: Someone else's specimen may have been mislabeled as yours. Or, you may be taking a medication that is "cross-reactive" with amphetamines and caused a false-positive result. Labs usually include such cautionary information in their reports. Go over the lab report and your meds with the ordering physician. ...Read more

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How long does crystal meth effect?

How long does crystal meth effect?

Long/short term: Depending on the route of use, mouth, snorting or IV, you can obtain a rush in 5 minutes and sustained euphoric states up to 12 hrs. This substance is highly addictive and tolerance increases over time. Cardiovascular and other complications, let alone being an illegal substance are to be seriously considered. ...Read more

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How long could crystal meth stay in your body?

Long enough: I would worry less about how long meth stays in your body than i would be about actually using meth. Please get help w/ addiction. Aa and na are a good place to start. ...Read more

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Could there be any long term effects from using crystal meth once?

Could there be any long term effects from using crystal meth once?

Crystal meth: Illicit drug use can cause damage at any time during its use, whether the first time or the 100th time. As it is unpredictable, the best idea is to avoid using meth. Even one time usage by any route can lead to paranoia, stroke and heart attack. ...Read more

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How long do tik crystal meth take to get out of your body?

Crystal meth: Crystal meth remains detectable in urine for 1-4 days, but can be found by hair tests for 90 days. This is a very dangerous drug, and we hope you'll decide to avoid it. ...Read more

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How long will it take crystal meth to get out of my system?

Crystal Meth Get Out: Crystal meth can stay in the system for about 9 days, but may be longer if other conditions are present: kidney damage, liver damage, other drugs present in the body, or low acid in the urine. Best idea is to avoid using meth and find a way to feel high that won't harm you or your life: exercise, etc. Seek support to find a "healthy high" right for you! ...Read more

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How long does it take for a small amount of crystal meth to leave system?

How long does it take for a small amount of crystal meth to leave system?

Clear out meth: Up to 9 days unless other conditions are present:kiidney damage, liver damage, other drugs present in the body, or low acid in the urine. Best idea is to avoid using meth and find a healthy high! seek help to find what works for you to get a "healthy high"! ...Read more

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How does smoked crystal meth travel the body? Where does it go and how long does it remain?

How does smoked crystal meth travel the body? Where does it go and how long does it remain?

Smoking meth: Smoked methamphetamine goes into the lungs and into pulmonary vasculature -- and then to the rest of the body including the brain. Effects typically last 2-4 hours, with residual effects up to 12 hours. It can be detectable in the body for 2-4 days after use, depending on frequency of use and other factors. Using at all can be deadly. ...Read more

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Whats does crystal meth do to you?

Whats does crystal meth do to you?

Meth: Your metabolism goes into overdrive, so your lungs, liver, heart & brain are under excess pressure, leading to agitation, breathing problem, heart arrhythmias, etc. ...Read more

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How many people die from using crystal meth?

How many people die from using crystal meth?

far too many: Although i'm afraid I do not know the numbers, far far too many people die from using crystal meth. It is associated with stroke, heart attack, as well as global progressive failure of health. Get help. Stop. Find any way to get the support you need to get off or help others get off of this terribly addictive, damaging drug. ...Read more

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Why am i lethargic after using crystal meth?

Why am i lethargic after using crystal meth?

Burnout!: Crystal meth super stimulates the nerve cells in your brain, depleting them completely of needed neurotransmitter molecules, making them unable to function, so you feel foggy and lethargic. Repeated use causes the neurons to overheat and die, leading to permanent mental impairments. Stop now! ...Read more

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Is it hard to overdose smoking crystal meth ?

Is it hard to overdose smoking crystal meth ?

No: It is easy to overdose on crystal meth. It is better to never use it in the first place! ...Read more

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What occurs when a diabetic consumes crystal meth?

What occurs when a diabetic consumes crystal meth?

Bad things: Crystal meth is bad for you diabetic or not. Besides being illegal it is also very dangerous very addictive. Nothing good happens with crystal meth. ...Read more

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Amphetamine (Definition)

A psychostimulant, controlled drug schedule ii, with abuse potential. It acts to enhance Dopamine and norepinephrine in the body, including the brain. It can decrease appetite- was used as a diet pill, treat narcolepsy and adhd, pathological fatigue, sea sickness. Derived from ephedra plant ...Read more