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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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Methamphetamine, also known as crank, ice, crystal meth, speed and glass, is a highly addictive stimulant that can be smoked, snorted, swallowed or injected.
At sentencing, the judge found Sizemore was responsible for the distribution of more than 1.4 kilograms of ice methamphetamine with a purity level of at least 80 percent.
"Information on methamphetamine use in Southeast Asia is sparse.
'The Command discovered that the precursor chemical is being used by a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory located at Trans-Ekulu Estate in Enugu.
'Seizures of methamphetamine in 2018 were once again a record, yet street prices of the drug decreased in many parts of the region indicating very high and increasing levels of availability,' said Tun Nay Soe, UNODC Inter-regional Programme Coordinator.
Two major crystaline methamphetamine (crystal meth) seizures were also made the same month in Indonesia, during which over 2.5 kg of materials were confiscated-with Taiwanese syndicate members reportedly involved in both cases.
In Thailand, some 515 million methamphetamine tablets were seized in 2018.
Viewing the facts in the light most favorable to the state, the state presented evidence from which the jury could find defendant manufactured or attempted to manufacture more than 28 grams of methamphetamine. Many witnesses testified defendant and his then-girlfriend Cynthia Greenfield gave them methamphetamine in return for pseudoephedrine.
Experimental design: Group 1, the negative control, was administrated with normal saline (0.2 mL/rat, i.p.) for 21 days and Group 2, the positive control, received methamphetamine (10 mg/kg, i.p., 0.2 mL/rat) for 21 days.
The 13.3 kg of methamphetamine seized in the investigation could have yielded as many as 440,000 doses.
The Court of Appeals reversed, saying that mere knowledge that another person is storing methamphetamine paraphernalia in a private bedroom of a child's home is insufficient to support a conviction of storing paraphernalia under Minn.
Dubai: A worker has been accused of possessing nearly 1kg of methamphetamine for promotional purposes after drug enforcement officers seized them from the pocket of his car seat.