What is a symptom describes a short-term effect of using methamphetamines?

What is a symptom describes a short-term effect of using methamphetamines?

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  1. alertness


    Alertness describes a short-term effect of using methamphetamines.

    Methamphetamine is a strong, highly addictive stimulant that is used because of its high euphoric effects. Methamphetamine is usually used as a recreational drug, for weight loss and for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Methamphetamine affects the central nervous system and it has short and long lasting effect in the body. The short term effects of using methamphetamine include; increased alertness (wakefulness), reduced appetite, increased physical activity and energy.  

  2. methamphetamine , even in small doses, can increase wakefulness and physical activity and decrease appetite. methamphetamine can also cause a variety of cardiovascular problems, including rapid heart rate, irregular heartbeat, and increased blood pressure.


  3. Alertness


    Methamphtamine is a man made stimulant that makes the person more alert. During the time of the second world war soldiers were given this drug to keep them awake.

    The legal usage of this drug is to reduce obesity and ease in depression. Other than this the legal usage of this drug is not allowed.

    It is available only by the prescription of the doctor. This tablet is also used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder( ADHD).

  4. Short-term effects may include:

    Increased attention and decreased fatigue Increased activity and wakefulness Decreased appetite Euphoria and rush Increased respiration Rapid/irregular heartbeat Hyperthermia

    Your answer is A) Alertness

  5. Alertness: "Short-term effects may include:

    increased attention and decreased fatigue"


  6. This question is incomplete. Here is the complete question:

    Which symptom describes a short-term effect of using methamphetamines?


    b.slow heart rate


    d.sleeping disorders

    The correct answer is option A. Alertness.


    Methamphetamine is a very powerful stimulant drug that causes a great addiction. This drug is characterized by damaging the central nervous system.

    The most common neurological problems caused by this drug are alertness and aggression, increased euphoria, an increase in heart rate and pressure, among others.

    Methamphetamine has a structure similar to that of dopamine, which is a neurotransmitter present in our brain, and it appears in the form of colorless transparent crystals.

  7. Short-term effects may include:

    increased attention and decreased fatigue

    increased activity and wakefulness

    decreased appetite

    euphoria and rush

    increased respiration

    rapid/irregular heartbeat



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