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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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Patients under the influence of methamphetamine may present with clinical symptoms that mimic psychiatric disorders.
Methamphetamine users may become preoccupied with their own thought patterns, and their actions can become compulsive and nonsensical.
Methamphetamine was detected in the hair of all family members at concentrations ranging from 5 to 460 pg/mg (Table 2).
Lower levels of methamphetamine were reported in the hair of the children's mother (17 pg/mg) and father (5 pg/mg).
Treatment Episode Survey data for 2013 and 2014 is not yet available for all states, but experts say a national household survey that measures methamphetamine use nationally hasn't indicated much change in recent years.
The grant will also fund more research to show that the antibody is safe for methamphetamine users.
Methamphetamine-induced dopaminergic neurotoxicity in mice: long-lasting sensitization to the locomotor stimulation and desensitization to the rewarding effects of methamphetamine.
The fifth chapter discusses the effect of methamphetamine on sex, sexuality, and sexual risk taking.
Methamphetamine use was measured by the question "During your life, how many times have you used methamphetamines (also called speed, crystal, crank, or ice)?
designed to control global methamphetamine production and encourage U.
of Washington, assessed the effects of this legislation in limiting the manufacture of the drug, and to determine whether increased public awareness of the dangers of methamphetamine has changed patterns of manufacture, acquisition, and use.
of Washington, was to assess the effects of this legislation in limiting the manufacture of the drug, and to determine whether increased public awareness of the dangers of methamphetamine has changed patterns of manufacture, acquisition, and use.