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Descriptor English: Methamphetamine
Descriptor Spanish: Metanfetamina
Descriptor Portuguese: Metanfetamina
Descriptor French: Métamfétamine
Entry term(s): Deoxyephedrine
Desoxyephedrine
Desoxyn
Hydrochloride, Methamphetamine
Madrine
Metamfetamine
Methamphetamine Hydrochloride
Methylamphetamine
N Methylamphetamine
N-Methylamphetamine
Tree number(s): D02.092.471.683.152.619
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008694
Scope note: A central nervous system stimulant and sympathomimetic with actions and uses similar to DEXTROAMPHETAMINE. The smokable form is a drug of abuse and is referred to as crank, crystal, crystal meth, ice, and speed.
Annotation: a CNS stimulant; smokable crystal methamphetamine, called "ice" by drug abusers, goes here
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Central Nervous System Stimulants
Sympathomimetics
Dopamine Agents
Adrenergic Agents
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Registry Number: 44RAL3456C
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzeneethanamine, N,alpha-dimethyl-, (S)-
DeCS ID: 8869
Unique ID: D008694
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Methamphetamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0013551
Scope note A central nervous system stimulant and sympathomimetic with actions and uses similar to DEXTROAMPHETAMINE. The smokable form is a drug of abuse and is referred to as crank, crystal, crystal meth, ice, and speed.
Preferred term Methamphetamine
Entry term(s) Deoxyephedrine
Desoxyephedrine
Metamfetamine
Methylamphetamine
N Methylamphetamine
N-Methylamphetamine
Desoxyn - Narrower
Concept UI M0474166
Preferred term Desoxyn
Madrine - Narrower
Concept UI M0474167
Preferred term Madrine
Methamphetamine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0013552
Preferred term Methamphetamine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Hydrochloride, Methamphetamine



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