Amphetamine dependence

amphetamine use disorder
Amphetamine dependence refers to a state of psychological dependence on a drug in the amphetamine class.wikipedia
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Substance abuse

drug abuseabusedrug use
In individuals with substance use disorder (problematic use or abuse with dependence), psychotherapy is currently the best treatment option as no pharmacological treatment has been approved.
Of these, the highest numbers are from alcohol use disorders at 137,500, opioid use disorders at 122,100 deaths, amphetamine use disorders at 12,200 deaths, and cocaine use disorders at 11,100.

Substance use disorder

addictionsubstance use disordersaddictive
In individuals with substance use disorder (problematic use or abuse with dependence), psychotherapy is currently the best treatment option as no pharmacological treatment has been approved.
Of these, the highest numbers are from alcohol use disorders at 137,500, opioid use disorders at 122,100 deaths, amphetamine use disorders at 12,200 deaths, and cocaine use disorders at 11,100.

Substance dependence

addictiondependencedrug dependence
In individuals with substance use disorder (problematic use or abuse with dependence), psychotherapy is currently the best treatment option as no pharmacological treatment has been approved.
304.40 Amphetamine dependence (or amphetamine-like)

Psychological dependence

Psychologicalpsychological dependencydependence syndrome
Amphetamine dependence refers to a state of psychological dependence on a drug in the amphetamine class.

Substituted amphetamine

amphetaminesamphetaminesubstituted amphetamines
Amphetamine dependence refers to a state of psychological dependence on a drug in the amphetamine class. Tolerance is expected to develop with regular substituted amphetamine use.

Drug tolerance

tolerancetolerantmedication tolerance
Tolerance is expected to develop with regular substituted amphetamine use.

Physical dependence

Physicaldependencedrug dependency
Psychostimulants – including amphetamine and methamphetamine – do not cause physical dependence.

Insomnia

sleeplessnesstrouble sleepingdifficulty sleeping
In case of chronic abuse, vegetative disorders soon occur such as bouts of sweating, trouble sleeping, tremor, ataxia and diarrhea; the degradation of the personality takes place relatively slowly.

Tremor

tremblingshakingmuscle tremor
In case of chronic abuse, vegetative disorders soon occur such as bouts of sweating, trouble sleeping, tremor, ataxia and diarrhea; the degradation of the personality takes place relatively slowly.

Ataxia

gluten ataxiaataxicloss of coordination
In case of chronic abuse, vegetative disorders soon occur such as bouts of sweating, trouble sleeping, tremor, ataxia and diarrhea; the degradation of the personality takes place relatively slowly.

Diarrhea

diarrhoeadiarrheal diseaseschronic diarrhea
In case of chronic abuse, vegetative disorders soon occur such as bouts of sweating, trouble sleeping, tremor, ataxia and diarrhea; the degradation of the personality takes place relatively slowly.

Methamphetamine

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Long-term use of certain substituted amphetamines, particularly methamphetamine, can reduce dopamine activity in the brain.

Dopamine

DAdopaminergic systemdopaminergic
Long-term use of certain substituted amphetamines, particularly methamphetamine, can reduce dopamine activity in the brain. However, the few studies that used amphetamine, bupropion, methylphenidate and modafinil as a replacement therapy did not result in less methamphetamine use or craving.

Stimulant

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Psychostimulants that increase dopamine and mimic the effects of substituted amphetamines, but with lower abuse liability, could theoretically be used as replacement therapy in amphetamine dependence.

Amphetamine

speedbenzedrineamphetamines
However, the few studies that used amphetamine, bupropion, methylphenidate and modafinil as a replacement therapy did not result in less methamphetamine use or craving.

Bupropion

Wellbutrinamfebutamonebupropion XL
However, the few studies that used amphetamine, bupropion, methylphenidate and modafinil as a replacement therapy did not result in less methamphetamine use or craving.

Methylphenidate

Ritalin(RS;SR)-Methylphenidatelevomethylphenidate
However, the few studies that used amphetamine, bupropion, methylphenidate and modafinil as a replacement therapy did not result in less methamphetamine use or craving.

Modafinil

ProvigilList of modafinil analogues
However, the few studies that used amphetamine, bupropion, methylphenidate and modafinil as a replacement therapy did not result in less methamphetamine use or craving.

Confidence interval

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In 2013, overdose on amphetamine, methamphetamine, and other compounds implicated in an "amphetamine use disorder" resulted in an estimated 3,788 deaths worldwide (3,425–4,145 deaths, 95% confidence).

Structural formula

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Racing thoughts

The conditions most commonly linked to racing thoughts are bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, sleep deprivation, amphetamine dependence, and hyperthyroidism.