Methamphetamine and Crystal Methamphetamine is a synthesized chemical which is a stimulant that severely affects the central nervous system and is used as a recreational drug.  Currently the United States is in a methamphetamine epidemic.  Crystal Meth is a form of methamphetamine. 

Methamphetamine (commonly known as meth) is used widely as an aphrodisiac and euphoriant.  In low doses it has the tendency to elevate mood and create a sharp sense of awareness.  In high doses it can have a very serious effect both neurologically and physically.

Negative symptoms and possible conditions of meth use are:

  • Psychosis
  • Seizure
  • Cerebral hemorrhage
  • Mood swings
  • Delusions
  • Violent behavior
  • Sweating
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • High blood pressure
  •  Low blood pressure
  • Various skin ailments
  • Severe oral hygienic problems
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Suicidal tendencies
  • Increased risk of Parkinson’s disease
  • Heart failure
  • Potential brain damage
  • Damaged blood vessels

Withdrawal symptoms of meth

  • Depression
  • Fatigue
  • Increased appetite
  • Physical irritability
  • Sleep irritability

Street names for Crystal Meth and Meth;

  • Ice
  • Brown
  • Beannies
  • Brown
  • Crink
  • Chalk
  • Cinnamon
  • Speed
  • Wash
  • Yaba
  • Batu
  • Blade
  • Cristy
  • Hot ice
  • Quartz
  • Crank
  • Crypto
  • Fast
  • Getgo
  • Methlies Quik
  • Pervitin
  • Redneck Cocaine
  • Mexican Crack
  • Tick Tick

Detoxifying from Meth can be difficult both psychologically and physically.  Finding a proper Crystal Meth treatment program to help can be confusing, arduous work.  

Sheridan Gardens Detox specializes in helping individuals detox safely and comfortably from their Crystal Meth withdrawal symptoms.  We are able to assess and work with each individual to best identify what tailored aftercare program might best fit each person for their needs.  We can help alleviate many uncertainties an individual has in making these life changing decisions.