The report reviews current research on methamphetamine and the drug's effect on heart disease and stroke.
Methamphetamine, also known as crank, ice, crystal meth, speed and glass, is a highly addictive stimulant that can be smoked, snorted, swallowed or injected.
The production and trafficking of methamphetamine
in Southeast Asia has reached "alarming levels", the U.N.
There are 11 drug task forces in Montana, all reporting methamphetamine
as the primary drug encountered.
Undercover agents were deployed earlier in the month after learning that a man named Gustin Zamora-Vega allegedly wanted to find a space big enough to "store and convert a large quantity of methamphetamine
into crystal form," the press release said.
can be injected, snorted, smoked or ingested orally.
Marijuana, cocaine, opiates, and methamphetamines
are prominent among its products."
Although several studies have documented an association between methamphetamine
use and risky, (14-19) sexual behaviors among gay and bisexual men, fewer studies have examined the association among heterosexuals (20,21) and only 1 has been reported among US youth.
An excellent website for methamphetamine
education is http://www.drugfree.org/Portal/DrugIssue/Meth/index.html.
million Americans had tried methamphetamines
at least once in their
is an amphetamine-type stimulant whose use has grown epidemic across the United States and many other parts of the world (Maxwell, 2005).
Pervitin was the name given to methamphetamine