amphetamines


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amphetamines

Drugs which stimulate the brain, and are used to treat drowsiness or hyperactive children; they are potentially addictive.
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ALMOST one-fifth of all the amphetamines seized by police officers in England last year were found in the North East.
The Taiwanese, including one man identified as the mastermind who was shot dead as he resisted arrest, were found last July with one ton of amphetamines smuggled in from China.
Although using amphetamines to energize soldiers is nothing new, Janda said he wondered why Captagon was becoming the drug of choice in war zones in the Middle East.
Amphetamines are partially metabolized through cytochrome 450 (CYP) 2D6-dependent mechanisms, and thus in CYP2D6 poor metabolizers medication exposure may be increased, while decreased exposure may occur in ultra-rapid metabolizers; however, there are no guidelines from the Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium regarding alternate dosing strategies for patients based on CYP2D6 genotype or activity phenotype.
Officers seized cocaine, amphetamines, thousands of pounds in cash, flash cars and even jet-skis in raids on homes in the North West and South Wales.
Brain injury: Fiona Parry, 42 VICTIM DENIES SHE SOLD HUSBAND'S MEDICATION TO BUY DRUGS FIONA Parry denied that she and her husband sold medication he was on in order to make money to buy amphetamines.
FOUR Swansea men have been jailed after a police anti-drugs operation uncovered more than PS500,000 worth of amphetamines, a quantity of cash and up to PS27,000 worth of cocaine hidden in a safe.
William Kelly, 33, of Reedswood Lane, Walsall, was jailed at Birmingham Crown Court on March 25 after he admitted plotting to supply amphetamines.
Office of Drugs and Crime said in a 2014 report that the amphetamine market is on the rise in the Middle East, with busts mostly in Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Syria accounting for more than 55 percent of amphetamines seized worldwide.
Ongoing investigations have confirmed links with an international smuggling network specialized in smuggling amphetamines tablets into the Kingdom," he said.
A WOMAN has been given a suspended jail sentence after police found amphetamines in her flat.
3 million worth of amphetamines in two separate operations along the Arabian Sea as part of the Combined Maritime Forces.