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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


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I tried meth I snorted two large lines and shortly after I got a terrible headache and nausea and then I threw up. Why did that happen?

I tried meth I snorted two large lines and shortly after I got a terrible headache and nausea and then I threw up. Why did that happen?

Illegal drug effects: Meth, and other illegal drugs are illegal for a reason - The Drug in Question can make you sick, Impair or damage your brain, and even Kill you. Side effects from Meth and other amphetamines include nausea, vomiting, and headache. Also, the methods used to make these illegal compounds are often filthy - Meth Labs don't have Inspectors coming in to insure safety and quality of their drugs! STOP! ...Read more

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What's does crystal meth do to you?

What's 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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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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Is crystal meth addictive from only using it once?

Is crystal meth addictive from only using it once?

Possibly: It not a sure thing, but there is a possibility you could become addicted from using meth one time, similar to cocaine. ...Read more

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How are the effects of cocaine and crystal meth different?

How are the effects of cocaine and crystal meth different?

Cocaine vs meth: Methamphetamine is structurally similar to amphetamine and dopamine, but very different from cocaine. Cocaine is quickly removed & almost completely metabolized in the body. Meth has a longer duration of action and more of it remains unchanged in the body -- staying in the brain longer with prolonged stimulant effects. Chronic meth causes structural brain changes & emotional & cognitive problems. ...Read more

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If I did crystal meth while on antibiotics, is it going to stop the influence of the antibiotics?

No, but get off it.: You know very well that you are engaging in a self destructive behavior by doing meth. Get help and get off meth.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Can injecting crystal meth cause lung problems?

Can injecting crystal meth cause lung problems?

Yes.: Medicines injected into a vein are essentially filtered by the very small capillaries of the lungs. Any impurity or toxic substance is concentrated and accumulated there. This can lead to a variety of issues in the lungs - infection - inflammation and scarring - pulmonary hypertension - airway constriction- some of which is not be reversible. Injecting anything is a very bad idea. ...Read more

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Can elevated liver enzymes be attributed to the use of crystal meth?

Can elevated liver enzymes be attributed to the use of crystal meth?

Yeah: Sure could, also to lots of other drugs, possible viral infection if snort or shoot drugs. Could even get hep a from sharing a pipe, joint, food, etc from someone infected. ...Read more

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How to piss clean from a 5 panel ua drug in two days test after smoking crystal meth?

Ain't gonna happen: You have a choice, and now is a pivotable time. Get help so you stay off meth, and never return to it. The end consequences of this chemical are dismal, you have your whole life ahead of you. Time to address this. ...Read more

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I have hernia surgery on Monday and I still have crystal meth in my system. What will happen?

Tell your doctors!: Recommend that you let your surgeon and anesthesiologist know immediately as there are risks of interactions of drugs, whether prescribed or illegal, with anesthesia. Both the surgeon and anesthesiologist need to be fully aware of your medical and drug history in order to determine appropriate course of action, and to minimize undue risks. ...Read more

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What should my heart rate be I'm 38 year old male who walks a lot and just stated to smile crystal meth 3-4 weeks ago?

What should my heart rate be I'm 38 year old male who walks a lot and just stated to smile crystal meth 3-4 weeks ago?

Normal heart rate: Normal heart rate for a healthy man in his 30s at rest is 60-90 beats per minute. Smoking methamphetamine won't just raise your heart rate - it elevates your blood pressure, can make your heart beat irregularly, increases your risk of heart attack and stroke, and can cause seizures. You need to seek help to stop now, before these things happen to you. ...Read more

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What are the most common effects on the brain, including mood disorders, sleep, etc in a person using crystal meth for 9 months?

What are the most common effects on the brain, including mood disorders, sleep, etc in a person using crystal meth for 9 months?

Mood instability: Stop now before you create permanent changes, which can happen with chronic use. Abstinence often starts with both craving and a desire to sleep a lot. Once the fatigue is past, if it's only been 9 months, things should head back to normal. Expect some irritability at first. Just don't be tempted to treat that with meth! ...Read more

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I am want to quit and reccover from crystal meth addiction and I cannot take methadone or for that matter most all pain med. Makes me sick, will this?

I am want to quit and reccover from crystal meth addiction and I cannot take methadone or for that matter most all pain med. Makes me sick, will this?

Need inpatient rehab: I would not suggest the use of Suboxone for meth addiction. It is really not for that. The use of something as addictive and dangerous as meth requires intensive and highly specialized treatment which is best given in an inpatient setting. ...Read more

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Why do I swell so bad and turn pink with veins popping out when I smoke crystal meth? I am 23 female 170 lbs with no health problems and I have only smoked crystal a few times something I have not got used to yet

Why do I swell so bad and turn pink with veins popping out when I smoke crystal meth? I am 23 female 170 lbs with no health problems and I have only smoked crystal a few times something I have not got used to yet

In: In addition to the information that dr. Christensen provided about over stimulation from crystal methamphetamine, be aware that swelling of face, tongue and lips can be a life threatening allergic reaction to it. You said you have no health problems. If you continue to smoke crystal meth you will have health problems. ...Read more

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I was wondering if previously smoking crystal meth for almost a year, what affect it had on me and defiantly my lungs. Everyone said it would crystalize my lungs so I was always paranoid and didn't hold it in. So I wanna know now about it and if that's tru

I was wondering if previously smoking crystal meth for almost a year, what affect it had on me and defiantly my lungs. Everyone said it would crystalize my lungs so I was always paranoid and didn't hold it in. So I wanna know now about it and if that's tru

See doctor: The only way to answer your question is to see your pcp for a complete exam, appropriate testing, and proper diagnosis. To stay clean you should also go to NA meetings. Http://www. Na.org/ Take care of your health! ...Read more

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Is there any way crystal meth is healthy?

Is there any way crystal meth is healthy?

Absolutely not: On the contrary it may cause irreversible brain damage. ...Read more

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How to deal with crystal meth and hunger?

Get help.: See an addictions psychiatrist and enter into treatment. ...Read more

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How can I stop or avoid using crystal meth?

Work with an addicti: Specialist through your PCP, so they can monitor your progress together, and safely get you through your withdrawal. Medical supervision is strongly advised. Great to hear your willingness to get off this dangerous recreational drug, and move toward health and longevity., ...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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What are the reasons that people feel the need to make and use crystal meth?

What are the reasons that people feel the need to make and use crystal meth?

Why make&use meth: ..For as many different reasons as there are people who use drugs and alcohol. Make: to sell or use. Use: to escape life's pains, to briefly feel better, to fit in with peers. Once used, the drug can generate a powerful addiction that drives the person to find, make, use the drug at any cost, including teeth, mind, heart, skin, and life. ...Read more

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Is crystal meth the same as speed?

Yes: Crystal meth is methamphetamine and speed is crystal meth in its crystalline form. ...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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Are cigarettes really more dangerous than crystal meth?

Cigs./Meth: In the long run, both are equally dangerous. ...Read more

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What are the effects of crystal meth on a developing child?

What are the effects of crystal meth on a developing child?

Severe problems!: Crystal meth can cause poor growth due to restricting blood flow to the placenta. It can cause premature separation of the placenta with bleeding, premature birth and possible bleeding for the mother and baby. There is a risk of both maternal and fetal death. Meth may also cause later brain problems for the baby. There is also possible risk from lifestyle issues for women using illegal drugs. ...Read more

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Vomiting (Definition)

Vomiting = expulsion of stomach ...Read more


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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea = abdominal upset ...Read more