Methamphetamine drug is used in the treatment of many diseases.
A large number of people misuse it, which can lead to their death.
All About Methamphetamine Drug: These days the discussion of methamphetamine drug is happening everywhere. The reason for this is the death of Tik Tok star and BJP leader Sonali Phogat. Recently, Goa Police had claimed that Sonali was given methamphetamine drug mixed with drink. He died a few hours after consuming it. It is believed that the BJP leader died due to this drug. People are searching a lot about the drug Methamphetamine on the Internet. Everyone is trying to know how this drug can cause death.
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What is a methamphetamine drug?
National Institute on Drug Abuse reports According to methamphetamine is a powerful addictive drug, which affects our central nervous system. Crystal methamphetamine looks as shiny as a piece of glass. It is chemically similar to amphetamine, which is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), narcolepsy and sleep disorders. It is used as a medicine. Although people are also using it in a wrong way, which can be dangerous.
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How does it affect the brain?
Methamphetamine drug has a direct effect on the brain. By reaching inside the body, it increases the amount of natural chemical dopamine in the brain. A person feels happy when dopamine is released. When dopamine is released, the energy level increases and people start feeling better. Usually it is released naturally in our body, but this drug increases its quantity. Once people taking this drug soon become victims of its addiction. Doing this again and again is very dangerous for the brain. Many people also take its overdose, which becomes the cause of death.
methamphetamine drug side effects
Methamphetamine drug has a cocaine-like effect when taken in small amounts. After taking it, the physical activity of people increases. Appetite starts decreasing and breathing rate increases. This drug makes the heart beat faster and the blood pressure rises. The body temperature also increases with this and there is a sudden change in the behavior of the people. People take methamphetamine by burning it like a cigarette, by swallowing it as a medicine, by inhaling it through the nose, by injecting it or by mixing it with water. Its overdose can cause cardiac arrest. Long-term use of this drug can lead to HIV and Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C. In many cases, cases of death due to its overdose have been reported.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 30, 2022, 12:49 IST