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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.
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; methedrinemethedrine
, drug of the amphetamine group. Also known as methamphetamine, it is used as a stimulant.
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Most methylamphetamine that is consumed in Australia is produced domestically, in illicit clandestine laboratories (clan labs), by criminals who use a range of production processes and methodologies.
You pleaded guilty on the basis you were at the time in financial difficulties and you were intending to make some money by selling methylamphetamine kits.
Methylamphetamine was reclassified by the Home Office last January as a Class A drug.
Allday, 29 of RocKhall Close, Birstall, who was jailed for seven years and four months after admitting conspiracy to produce methylamphetamine, had his case adjourned until next month.
These products are taken orally, snorted or injected but, unlike amphetamine, methylamphetamine can also be smoked.
Anyone concerned about their own or someone else's use of methylamphetamine - or any other drug - can get more information from the FRANK national drug helpline on 0800 776600, or local drug services like CDT on 0800 783 0447.
Fraser faced two charges, one of being in possession of heroin and the other of being in possession of eight capsules of methylamphetamine hydrochloride.
Along with the reclassification of methylamphetamine as a Class A drug, they should deliver a arning to others like him.
At least a dozen household cough and cold remedies contain the pseudoephedrine and ephedrine which can be used to make methylamphetamine, or crystal meth.
The ingredients for methylamphetamine, or crystal meth, include ingredients that can be bought at any supermarket such as headache tablets and iodine.
Martin John Kennedy, aged 24, of Catherine Street, Hillfields, Coventry, possession of methylamphetamine, a class B controlled drug, fined pounds 50 and ordered to forfeit the drug for destruction.
The killer - real name methylamphetamine - has been available for years overseas and is named after yaba, the Burmese word for horse.