1. Health
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

What Are the Medical Complications of Methamphetamine Abuse?

By

Updated March 24, 2014

Question: What Are the Medical Complications of Methamphetamine Abuse?
Answer: Methamphetamine can cause users a wide variety of health-related problems, some related to the drug itself and others related to how it is taken.

For more details on the short- and long-term effects of methamphetamine use please see:

Back to: Methamphetamine FAQ

Sources:

National Institute on Drug Abuse. "Methamphetamine." Research Report Series Updated September 2013

The Partnership at DrugFree.org. "Methamphetamine." Drug Guide. Accessed March 2014.

  1. About.com
  2. Health
  3. Alcoholism

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.

We comply with the HONcode standard
for trustworthy health
information: verify here.