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Meth sores in nose after smoking meth is there anything I can do to help it besides stopping meth?

Meth sores in nose after smoking meth is there anything I can do to help it besides stopping meth?

Yes: I would be concerned about a staph infection. But I am most concerned that despite some serious xXxX you are not prepared to ask for help in stopping the meth. This constitutes a life threatening addiction. I pray you can find some help with it as well as being checked out for a staph infection. ...Read more

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Every time I smoke meth I get nose sores can I do anything to help it?

Every time I smoke meth I get nose sores can I do anything to help it?

Yes: Sure. Never touch the stuff again. Meth is not necessary for life. Meth is not required for anything. Be strong enough to never associate with people who use it or sell it (means staying away from certain people, permanently). The nose will heal up the best it can. If there are residual nasal problems, one's primary care doctor or ENT specialist can evaluate. ...Read more

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Real bad headach after smoking meth?

Real bad headach after smoking meth?

Crystal meth?: I assume you are referring to crystal meth with is a powerful stimulant. This drug can rapidly raise your blood pressure and cause a bleed in your brain, which could be very serious and even life threatening. Get to the er if your headache does not stop immediately. ...Read more

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Does plugging meth give you a better high than smoking it?

Does plugging meth give you a better high than smoking it?

Why do you ask?: I've autopsied several folks who've died of meth. They DO tear their flesh off before they die. I know, Murray, that not everything that the government or "drug educators" in school have told you was true. But "meth" is devastating in the long run. You're smart enough to have found "HealthTap". You're smart enough to find a way to a more lasting happiness. Do this for those who love you. ...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 should I exspect when I've quite smoking crystal meth 'as knowen as jib'?

What should I exspect when I've quite smoking crystal meth 'as knowen as jib'?

Healthy longer life: Jib is just one slang term for crystal methamphetamine, and isn't any different than any other "brand" of this awful drug. What you should expect is relapse, unless you get involved in some form of support system. It is a difficult drug to quit, and congratulations on making the decision. There is no "withdrawal" syndrome, though fatigue and increased appetite and sleep may occur, lasting < 1 week. ...Read more

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Can smoking meth cause cysts on lungs?

Can smoking meth cause cysts on lungs?

???: I am not sure if this is the worst worry for those who smoke crystal myth, there are many serious complications associated with doing substance like this.
Get help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of phelm while smoking meth?

How to get rid of phelm while smoking meth?

QUIT!: Lance:

My best advice is to quit smoking. It will ruin your health in the long run ...Read more

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Would a tattoo be dangerous after smoking meth?

Would a tattoo be dangerous after smoking meth?

Yes: There may be little physical danger, but getting a tattoo that you regret can be a source of tremendous grief. If you are smoking meth, this is an unstable time in your life. And I think you realize that involvement with meth is extremely dangerous -- wrong people, and the likelihood of a grisly illness and death. You've found HealthTap so you're smart -- find better friends, a better life. ...Read more

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Can smoking meth cause rashes can it come out pores?

Can smoking meth cause rashes can it come out pores?

Yes and no: Yes, meth can cause skin rash. No, it doesn't come out your pores. The skin has LOTS of capillaries which carry the meth all through your skin. That can cause an immune reaction in the skin or change its structure leading to chronic skin inflammation or infection that can be lifelong. Experienced doctors, police etc know what meth rash looks like. It's like tattooing "meth head" on your forehead. ...Read more

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Smoking meth n breastfeeding? How long should someone wait till they can resum breastfeeding?

Smoking meth n breastfeeding? How long should someone wait till they can resum breastfeeding?

Time for a choise: Either quit & raise the baby or drop it off at a "safe" location & let it go into foster care. There is no way to avoid dosing baby with your meth. Breast milk is made continuously & remains tainted by any use. Get help/clean up and you could raise baby but as a user you have chosen a path that won't work with being a mother. I'm sure you have mixed feelings, but users use & parents don't ...Read more

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Would smoking too much crystal meth only for 2 days in a row and not doing it again, harm the body in the future? Ps: not a meth user, just tried it

Possibly, not likely: If you have used meth, you may have likely damaged brain cells, but unless you binged over the 2 days, I doubt there would be any noticeable long term effects as long as your exposure was limited. Don't try it again! ...Read more

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I have done meth fo 10 yrs. Was smoking first, recently started to inject it, test results for Triglycerides came high, is it the meth catching up?

Don't you think: You had enough, why worry about triglycerides, you had bigger dangerous problem problem that can kill you. Please seek help, go for detoxification, it is not too late ...Read more

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If I stopped smoking meth which I didn't smoke heavy at 31 weeks will the baby be okay and safe. I don't care about me being clean just the baby a mad?

If I stopped smoking meth which I didn't smoke heavy at 31 weeks will the baby be okay and safe. I don't care about me being clean just the baby a mad?

Stop Meth: The sooner you stop doing meth, the better. There are responsibilities that go with being a parent, and not poisoning yourself and your unborn are the basic minimum. Talk to your obstetrician at the earliest.
Wish you good health and a healthy baby. ...Read more

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How long does smoking meth stay in system?

How long does smoking meth stay in system?

Depends: Some studies have shown meth in urine up to 9 days after the patient stops using it. ...Read more

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Is smoking meth near my children, bad for his health?

Is smoking meth near my children, bad for his health?

Yes: The airborne toxins emitted anywhere near a kid will increase his/her infection rate, crib death in infants, risk of developmental delay as he/she grows. The worst thing will be to grow up believing it is normal behavior. ...Read more

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How can I regain my serotonin quickly after smoking meth?

How can I regain my serotonin quickly after smoking meth?

No recommendation: I really can't think of any responsible recommendations I can make to assist you in accomplishing this. Please seriously consider not using meth. ...Read more

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Could meth stay blocked up behind your nose for over a year?

Could meth stay blocked up behind your nose for over a year?

Probably not: But some drugs get deposited in the fat in your body and can come into the system later when you burn off fat. This is the nature of a "flash back". ...Read more

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Dose smoking meth make your discharge smell diffrent or stronger?

Dose smoking meth make your discharge smell diffrent or stronger?

No: I can find no information to that effect. You may wish to see your family doctor to have a vaginal infection ruled out. ...Read more

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Can explain what's is the difference between smoking meth and inject meth? Is there any difference on the urine? How long will the urine clear?

Methamphetamine: Methamphetamine's elimination half-life is around 10 hours, and it's detectable in your urine for 1-4 days. It will remain detectable in your hair follicles for up to 90 days. It stays in your system longer when injected than smoked. The drug is extremely dangerous no matter how it's used -- you risk heart attack and stroke even when young. Very addictive too. Please stay away from it. ...Read more

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Its april 7 2016 im due july 21, 2016 I just stopped smoking. I'm almost 6months will meth be out of my system and the babies? What can I does to help

Its april 7 2016 im due july 21, 2016 I just stopped smoking. I'm almost 6months will meth be out of my system and the babies? What can I does to help

Continue good work: Congratulations on working towards sobriety and away from meth. Work closely with your OB physician about your pregnancy, ask questions about nutrition, and speak with your friends regularly for support. Best of luck and hope the remainder of your pregnancy goes smoothly. ...Read more

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My brother had smoked meth today March 9 at 9pm. He is a usual user smoking small doses only. He has a urine drug test on March 16. Is it enough time?

7 days should work: Methphetamine half life is 5-12 hours, so about 60 hours should reduce a small dose to undetectable. For a large dose, it may take 5-6 days ...Read more

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Meth how long before surgery should he stop smoking.

Stop Now: You must stop now. This is really a site with real doctors. We believe in health. The disease of addiction and the use of methamphetamines put significant risk to your heart and brain. You must stop now. Do you need help? ...Read more

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How long after smoking meth, does it take to pass a mouth swab test?

How long after smoking meth, does it take to pass a mouth swab test?

Odd question: Maybe a better question is, "why am I using meth when I'm already in enough trouble? " time to get serious and talk to a substance abuse counselor. Trying to beat the system is destined to lead to disaster. ...Read more

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I want to know if smoking crystal meth affects ones mind more than snorting it?

I want to know if smoking crystal meth affects ones mind more than snorting it?

Stop drugs now: Listen well, regardless of how you do it, you will destroy your life for certain, if you continue with meth usage. If you wish help, it is present, both on-line and where you live. Contact your doctor, addictions anonymous, even alcoholics anonymous, and start cleaning up your act. Your life will transform when the drugs are gone! ...Read more

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I stopped smoking meth 7 weeks ago. The board of nursing is requesting a hair sample at this time. What are my chances of passing?

I stopped smoking meth 7 weeks ago. The board of nursing is requesting a hair sample at this time. What are my chances of passing?

Another option: Get professional help for addressing your addiction whether you have stopped using methamphetamine or not. FYI Vick's inhalers can cause false positives for methamphetamine screening tests. ...Read more

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Been (smoking) meth small amount daily 4 a month started mixing with 1mg of Xanax (alprazolam) for the last week to help with anxiety. Quit 2day. Withdrawal help?

Here's to you!: I admire you decision and hope it goes well. Even if it is too hard this time, I hope you 'll keep trying until you win. Here's a hotline that might help.
http://www. Sobernation. Com/the-psychological-withdrawal-of-quitting-meth-what-to-expect/
don't give up - even if it takes a few tries. The damage meth can do is bad. You deserve better! Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can you get heartburn from smoking crystal meth?

Can you get heartburn from smoking crystal meth?

Meth: Sure u can. Be nice to your stomach. It will be nice 2u. ...Read more

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Could I develop a mental illness after smoking clear meth for 3 years, doing it basically every day?

Yes it can: Of course it can the simplest mental illness it dependency on the meth that is a problem by itself
second a lot of meth users are self treating a medical mental problem they have a doctor can diagnose and treat the problem and help you get off the meth ...Read more

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I was smoking meth none stop until I found out I was pregant. After going to the female dr. There's only a sack could I be the cause?

I was smoking meth none stop until I found out I was pregant. After going to the female dr. There's only a sack could I be the cause?

Addiction may be the: Cause, something over which you were not able to exercise much control. It is impossible in any one specific case to know what the cause of an abnormal pregnancy is, but certainly use of many drugs, including methamphetamine, can be associated with such outcomes. GET HELP NOW to stop and stay stopped, and to understand the things you can do to feel ok WITHOUT drugs. You need ongoing support. ...Read more