by Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration in Rockville, Md .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by the Clearinghouse and Donald R. Wesson Associates.|
|Series||Report series -- Series 28, no.1., DHEW publication no. (ADM) 75-52|
|Contributions||United States. Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration., Donald R. Wesson Associates.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||15|
This book covers both sides of the debate over amphetamine prescription and use. It discusses the history of amphetamine and related stimulants; ADHD and the use of Ritalin and Adderall to treat it; related neuroenhancers; methamphetamine from Desoxyn to crystal meth; the nature of addiction and side effects; sociological effects of amphetamine compounds; and expert 5/5(8). This thoroughly researched and very well written book is the history of the amphetamine class of drugs that were first created in the early part of the 20th century and are still causing problems for society for by: Methamphetamine and Amphetamines: A Book (Drugs) [Aretha, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Methamphetamine and Amphetamines: A Book (Drugs)Author: David Aretha. The amphetamines are indirect acting sympathomimetic amines and powerful central nervous system stimulants which are used in the therapy of attention deficit disorder, hyperactivity and narcolepsy. Amphetamines also have a potential for abuse and illicit forms of amphetamines constitute some of the most dangerous, but widely used drugs of abuse. High doses of amphetamines .
Amphetamine-Type Stimulants (ATS) Alias: Amfetamine Interpretation. The presence of ATS >LOQ indicates exposure within a 2- to 3-day interval preceding specimen collection. Metabolites. Methamphetamine is metabolized to amphetamine; both can be present in urine after methamphetamine use. Aimo Allan Koivunen (17 October – 12 August ) was a Finnish soldier in World War II and the first documented case of a soldier overdosing on methamphetamine during combat.. Overdose. Koivunen was assigned to a ski patrol on 20 April , along with several other men. Three days into their mission, on 18 March, the group was attacked and surrounded by Soviet Born: Aimo Allan Koivunen, 17 October . Amphetamine Syntheses book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. the most comprehensive reference guide on the syntheses of amphetami /5(10). Amphetamine is well absorbed in the gut and as it is a weak base hence the more basic the environment the more of the drug is found in a lipid-soluble form and the absorption through lipid-rich cell membranes is highly favored.[A] The peak response of amphetamine occurs hours after oral administration and approximately 15 minutes.