Methamphetamine dependence

What is Methamphetamine dependence?

Amphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant. Methamphetamine is an isomer-means similarly acting but more potent.Taking it causes euphoria excitement hallucinations delusions of grandeur and dependency.As the patient feels more and more euphoric increasing the dose is the norm causing tolerance(previous dose becomes less).Dependence occurs due to tolerance.

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