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Amphetamine misuse

international perspectives on current trends

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Published by Harwood Academic Publishers in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amphetamine abuse -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Methamphetamine abuse -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Amphetamine-Related Disorders.,
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Hilary Klee.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    ContributionsKlee, Hilary.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5822.A5 A56 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 330 p. :
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL116317M
    ISBN 109057020793
    LC Control Number99458461
    OCLC/WorldCa37228099

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Interventions for Amphetamine Misuse is a practical guide for health professionals working in the field. It details the physical and psychological problems associated with the drug's abuse, provides a detailed and evidence-based assessment of the interventions currently in use worldwide, and offers an historical and cultural overview.

Interventions for Amphetamine Misuse is a practical guide for health professionals working in the field. It details the physical and psychological problems associated with the drug's abuse, provides a detailed and evidence-based assessment of the interventions currently in use worldwide, and offers an historical and cultural : Richard Pates.

Amphetamine is now economically attractive to suppliers and customers amine Misuse appears at the beginning of a phase in drug history that will see changes in patterns of use that will impact society at a variety of levels: potential References to this book.

Understanding Drugs, Alcohol And Crime Bennett, Trevor, Holloway. Request PDF | Amphetamine Usage, Misuse, and Addiction Processes: Amphetamine misuse book Overview | Amphetamine (D-amphetamine, dextroamphetamine) is a synthetic drug that possesses psychostimulant and performance.

Although amphetamine abuse peaked in the s (Rasmussen, ), the misuse of amphetamine is a persistent social, legal and medical problem (Das-Douglas et al., ). The intravenous use of d -amphetamine and other stimulants still pose major safety risks to the individuals indulging in this practice (Charnaud and Griffiths, ; Das Cited by: Amphetamine (d-amphetamine, dextroamphetamine) is a synthetic drug that possesses psychostimulant and performance-enhancing amine has some medical indications, especially for those conditions characterized by reduced attention.

However, the performance-enhancing effects of amphetamine, together with its euphoriant properties, often lead to its misuse and abuse outside the Author: Nicola Simola, Manolo Carta. Other long-term psychological effects of amphetamine misuse include: Behavioral disorders; Dizziness; Mental illness; Dependence; Addiction; Depression; Severe cravings that can resurface at any time.

Seek Amphetamine Abuse Treatment Now. If you think you need treatment for amphetamine abuse or addiction, call (Who Answers?) today. xvi, pages: 25 cm Includes bibliographical references and index Use and misuse of amphetamine: an internatinoal overview / Tokuo Yoshida -- Amphetamine misusers in contemporary Britain: the emergence of a hidden population ; A typology of amphetamine users in the United Kingdom / Hilary Klee -- Treatment for amphetamine misuse in the United Kingdom / Judith Myles -- Patterns of Pages: R.

Kuczenski, in Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Acute Administration. Amphetamine and the psychomotor stimulants exert a wide-range of dose-dependent behavioral changes ranging from therapeutic effects to toxic psychosis.

These effects involve cognitive, affective, and motor processes. One fundamental behavioral effect of the psychomotor stimulants is that they induce arousal, or. Another, strong form of amphetamine is known as methamphetamine.

More information on methamphetamine can be found on the methamphetamine DrugSearch page. Prevalence. During the s and noughties amphetamine was a popular drug among young people attending all night parties and dance events.

Alcohol or other substance misuse problems are often related to having certain problems in life. Your alcohol/other substance taking behaviour may have increased following problems in your family, the breakdown of a relationship or losing your job. In some cases it. Amphetamine Use, Misuse, and Abuse: Proceedings of the National Amphetamine Conference,   Amphetamines in America: A Look at the Stats Many people use amphetamines to stay alert.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated million people in the United States, or 18 percent of people aged 12 years and older reported use of illicit drugs or misuse of prescription drugs in Excerpt Thirty-seven papers useful mainly for a broad view of pharmacologic, clinical, and legal issues in legitimate and illegitimate uses of amphetamines.

The papers on therapeutic uses are too s. Amphetamines are psychostimulant drugs that abnormally speed up the functions of the brain and body. It is illegal to make or sell amphetamines, and to possess or use them unless under medical supervision.

Long-term amphetamine misuse can damage the brain and the cardiovascular system and may lead to psychosis, malnutrition and erratic behaviour. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), approximately million people ( percent of the population) reported using methamphetamine in the past year, and( percent) reported using it in the past month.

The average age of new methamphetamine users in was years old   For the latest study, Lian-Yu Chen, M.D., Ph.D., and colleagues looked at trends in prescriptions, misuse and emergency room visits involving. Amphetamine use, misuse, and abuse: proceedings of the National Amphetamine Conference, / edited by David E.

Smith [et al.] G. K. Hall, Medical Publications Div Boston Australian/Harvard Citation. National Amphetamine Conference. & Smith, David E. & Amphetamine Evaluation & Physician Training Project (San Francisco).amphetamine [am-fet´ah-mēn] 1.

a white crystalline powder used as a central nervous system stimulant. It is odorless and has a slightly bitter taste.

2. any of a group of drugs closely related to this substance and having similar actions, such as methamphetamine and dextroamphetamine. See also drug abuse and drug dependence.

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