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Methamphetamine is stimulant drug that is chemically similar to amphetamine, which is used to treat ADHD and narcolepsy, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Marijuana was the most popular drug used by those in deadly altercations with police, followed by amphetamines and methamphetamines.
Dependency, like baseball and reality TV, has become a pastime, a recurring menace with a list that includes amphetamines, Vicodin, OxyContin and more recently fentanyl.
Many patients diagnosed with ADHD are treated with medications, most commonly stimulants, such as amphetamines (Adderall), lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse), and methylphenidate (Ritalin).
Police say one pill was Clonazepam and another was an amphetamine, for which Davis did not have a prescription for.
Yaba, a combination of amphetamine and caffeine is a favorite amongst new users.
Other medications that cause sensitivity to heat and interfere with temperature regulation include antihistamines, beta-blockers and amphetamines.
Bangladesh has been struggling with a narcotics problem for years, with amphetamines flooding the market and dealers targeting young people.
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AMPHETAMINE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of amphetamine for English Language Learners
: a drug that causes the nervous system to become more active so that a person feels more energy and mental excitement
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