Latest Amphetamines Stories

2011-03-30 06:20:00

Australian researchers studying the effects of drug use in the real world, attended parties where people were using a particular drug known as ecstasy (which often also contains a variety of other drugs), discovering that the drug posed far greater risk on users’ brains than anyone previously believed.

2011-03-11 00:00:28

Teens and young adults are coming up with creative ways to use legal substances to achieve a high.

2011-02-24 10:14:00

DUBLIN, Ireland and PHILADELPHIA, February 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announces that its subsidiaries Shire LLC and Shire Development Inc.

2011-02-23 08:22:43

The use of amphetamines such as benzedrine and dexerdrine, commonly used to treat ADHD, depression, and narcolepsy, appear to cause an increased risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to this study.

2011-02-21 13:38:21

New research shows people who have used amphetamines such as benzedrine and dexedrine appear to be at an increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease.

2011-02-15 08:52:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the journal Addiction published online the results of a neuroscience study finding no evidence of impaired cognitive performance in users of Ecstasy, the street name for the chemical known as MDMA.

2011-02-15 07:45:00

Ecstasy use does not impair a person's cognitive function or diminish their mental ability, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal Addiction.

2011-02-09 17:46:00

EL CAJON, Calif., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 26, 2011, it was reported that 13 University of Iowa football players were affected so severely by rhabdomyolysis that they were hospitalized.

2011-01-03 08:21:33

Amphetamines are drugs known as stimulants, and are commonly abused in the US This study shows that the amount of alcohol consumed may increase the likelihood of developing drug abuse, which can be used in helping to understand treatment challenges.

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