Crystal Meth / Methamphetamine / Ice – Educational Video #2


 

Crystal Meth / Methamphetamine / Ice – Educational Video #2 – Local police chief talks about the Meth problem in the land of Rocori. Producer: Duane Kuss, WOW Training. Methamphetamine is a highly addictive central nervous system stimulant that can be injected, snorted, smoked, or ingested orally. Methamphetamine users feel a short yet intense “rush” when the drug is initially administered. The immediate effects of methamphetamine include increased activity and decreased appetite. The drug has limited medical uses for the treatment of narcolepsy, attention deficit disorders, and obesity. Most amphetamines distributed to the black market are produced in clandestine laboratories. Methamphetamine laboratories are, by far, the most frequently encountered clandestine laboratories in the United States. The ease of clandestine synthesis, combined with tremendous profits, has resulted in significant availability of illicit methamphetamine. Large amounts of methamphetamine are also illicitly smuggled into the United States from Mexico. Long-term methamphetamine abuse can cause addiction, anxiety, insomnia, mood disturbances, and violent behavior. Additionally, psychotic symptoms such as paranoia, hallucinations, and delusions (such as the sensation of bugs crawling under the user’s skin) can occur. The psychotic symptoms can last for months or years after methamphetamine use has ceased. Of an estimated 108 million emergency department (ED) visits in the US during 2005, the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) estimates that 1449154 ED visits

 

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12 Responses to Crystal Meth / Methamphetamine / Ice – Educational Video #2

  • Silentdeath223 says:

    If methamphetamine is so destructive to the human body; why does the FDA still make and approve of pseudoephedrines for cold?? medicines which is the only reason why they make meth for the “ephedrine” in [pseudoephedrine]?

  • ALAN JURT says:

    ? Its so true about the Check Writing schemes some times its Lone individuals other times its a couple like in this case. I’ve personally even known operations involving dozens of people & which was organized. Meth addicts? are Extremely dangerous & unpredictable.

  • ALAN JURT says:

    @zhudi8682 Meth addicts in the Early stages act &? behave normal. So its not noticed by others around them, they gradually neglect their responsibilities. Then it all just unravels all at once by that time its a little to late to do anything as they are deep into their addiction & can care nothing else expect to obtain more meth.

  • househeadericmd says:

    meth does not discriminate…… however what is your deal with it all being about bad check writing…….?

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  • ahlex420 says:

    there’s alot more to it than everyone thinks.

    this? shit is stronger than man.

  • rosaryfilms says:

    psnsumwunrandom, a google reference.?

  • Meginnis31 says:

    u see alot of weird? things and theere are bugs ubder ur skin

  • hessy11 says:

    i used to to take it all the time when i was a kid.some pretty misrable times.its not bad unless u do it? all the time.like once a week thats ok.but its very moreish….dont take drugs any more tho.

  • ipen5 says:

    meth is pretty nasty, i did it once hated the paranoia that it gave me made me almost schizophrenic, only did it once, never will do it again, but the withdrawl of that one time was so fucking long. I have adhd and that probably has something to do with why it made me so paranoid, and i am perscribed vyvanse, its like adderall xr? only you cant snort it or iv it, you just have to pop the pill and it lasts up to i think 16 hours.

  • zhudi8682 says:

    why? don’t the mums and dads know what’s going on are they/were they nerds?

  • mikolacika says:

    very very sad, that this kind of substances were invented by people, also sold by people for kids and? others. totay destroys life …-(( sorry for all the addicts, they need HELP !!!!!the policeman does a great job, nice speech

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