methamphetamine

(redirected from Crystal meth)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Wikipedia.

methamphetamine

(mĕth'ămfĕt`əmēn): see amphetamineamphetamine
, any one of a group of drugs that are powerful central nervous system stimulants. Amphetamines have stimulating effects opposite to the effects of depressants such as alcohol, narcotics, and barbiturates.
..... Click the link for more information.
; methedrinemethedrine
, drug of the amphetamine group. Also known as methamphetamine, it is used as a stimulant.
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in periodicals archive ?
However, Dept Supt Logan said thankfully incidents of the use of crystal meth in the region are extremely rare.
In October 2010, we left anonymous questionnaires in the Kobler Clinic, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, the Nkosi Johnson Unit at Charing Cross and at 56 Dean Street, that asked HIV-positive people about crystal meth use.
The seemingly romantic gesture turned sour when he got her to put the crystal meth, also known as methamphetamine, in her luggage.
Addressing members of Iran's Anti-Narcotics Headquarters on Saturday, Iran's Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar, who is also secretary-general of the headquarters, said campaign against networks involved in producing and smuggling hallucinating drugs and destruction of all Crystal meth (Methamphetamine) labs sets a priority for the anti-narcotics headquarters this Iranian year.
A drugs officer with 21 years experience said that to his knowledge this was the largest UK seizure of crystal meth Heroin valued at more than PS700 was also found.
Rupert George, head of communications for drug help group Release, said: "Injected drug use is an important public health issue and an increase in the use of crystal meth must be met by the appropriately researched and funded response.
Justice Minister Michael Keenan said the crystal meth epidemic is becoming a major problem and described it as a "devastating, insidious drug" affecting not only the users but also families and communities.
However, there has been an emergence of inmates who use drugs taking crystal meth.
What's less remarkable is that Griffith tested positive for crystal meth himself.
A 31-YEAR-OLD was arrested on Sunday after a switchblade and crystal meth were found in his car as he was driving to Larnaca.
Abu Dhabi: A 36-year-old Asian bus driver was caught in possession of heroin, hashish and crystal meth, the Ministry of Interior) announced today.
It is also claimed the evil Nazi leader was injected with semen to boost his energy as his regime collapsed and approved of his Blitzkrieg soldiers being given crystal meth.