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 (mĕth′ăm-fĕt′ə-mēn′, -mĭn)
An amine derivative of amphetamine, C10H15N, used in the form of its crystalline hydrochloride as a central nervous system stimulant, both medically and illicitly.


(Pharmacology) a variety of amphetamine used for its stimulant action
[C20: from meth- + amphetamine]


(ˌmɛθ æmˈfɛt əˌmin, -mɪn)

a central nervous system stimulant, C10H15N, used in treating narcolepsy, hyperkinesia, and for blood pressure maintenance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.methamphetamine - an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
amphetamine, pep pill, upper, speed - a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression
controlled substance - a drug or chemical substance whose possession and use are controlled by law


[ˌmeθæmˈfetəmiːn] Nmetanfetamina f


nMetamphetamin nt

methamphetamine, metamphetamine

(INN) n metanfetamina
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On August 8 that year, Andrew Liddle, 36, was caught with 12kg of methylamphetamine with an estimated street value of PS2,525,080 travelling from Hartlepool to Northumbria.
They are listed in two groups: Commonly-abused drugs, where the specified limits are low Licenced medicines, where the specified limits are above the normally prescribed therapeutic dose range The commonly-abused drugs include cocaine, cannabis, ketamine, LSD, methylamphetamine, ecstasy and heroin.
This smell is very similar to cat box odour and is unique to one method of methylamphetamine production.
Leonids Sliva, 32, of Northey Road, Foleshill, pleaded guilty at the crown court in Leamington to producing methylamphetamine, a class A drug, and was jailed for 16 months.
The ACC also reported there was a "massive surge" of ice or crystal methylamphetamine.
The ephedrine seized had the potential to produce about 100 kilograms of methylamphetamine and detectives have arrested a number of key players in what we believe is one of the state's biggest drug supply rings.
Caernarfon crown court heard amphetamine worth more than PS3,900 and methylamphetamine valued at more than PS1,000 were found when police searched their home in Bro Tudur, Llangefni, last December.
The drugs found in the bags were in actually class A drugs methylamphetamine and cocaine, class B drug amphetamine and class C drugs BZP and TFMPP.
The methylamphetamine market remains Australia s highest risk illicit drug market.
But as the trial was about to start he pleaded guilty to the alternate charge of conspiracy to supply methylenedioxy methylamphetamine or MDMA, known more commonly as ecstasy.
Police claim Farrow organised for high-grade crystal methylamphetamine, which was often piled up on desks in the apartment, to be mailed to NSW and Victoria hidden in parcels containing "bath products", "pants" or "small fountain kits".
Officials allegedly found a substantial amount of methylamphetamine, commonly known as crystal meth or 'ice'.