Positive & Negative Effects Of Meth & MethylphenidateThere are some positive effects of amphetamines, also known as Methylphenidate, Methylamphetamine and Desoxyephedrine when correctly prescribed by a doctor in a controlled environment, but when abused methamphetamine can lead to all sorts of health problems and even death.
ADD & ADHD - Attention Deficit & Hyperactivity BenefitsThe effects of Methylphenidate can be helpful to treat attention deficit disorder or ADD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD and obesity due to the positive side effects of correctly prescribed methylphenidate.
Those with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are able to stay focused due to the effects of methylphenidate. For those with ADD or ADHD methylphenidate has a calming affect which helps with the short attention span and hyperactivity symptoms.
The positive effects of methamphetamine, or methylphenidate when correctly prescribed can be helpful for attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) and obesity disorders.
Some of the positive effects of meth, methamphetamine, methylphenidate, methylamphetamine and desoxyephedrine when correctly prescribed:
- Raised alertness
- Improved concentration
- Increased energy levels
- Increased self esteem
- Increased cognitive abilities
- Reduce mania
- Increased motivation
- Reduced hunger
One of the side effects of Meth, methamphetamine and methylphenidate is that it can curb the apetite, or cause a person not to feel hungry or munchy causing temporary weight loss.
This side effect can be a positive side effect for the weight loss potential for obesity or a negative side effect with chronic long term meth or methamphetamine abuse due to the risk of anorexia developing.
Health Problems From Abuse
- Heart attack
- Sudden stroke
- Cardiovascular complications
- Extreme anorexia
- Respiratory problems
- Heart palpitations
- Teeth decay
- Tooth loss
- Cardiac arrest
- Sudden death
As you can see, using meth either legally or illegaly can both take a toll on the body leading to strokes, heart attacks, tooth decay and a great deal of other serious health problems.
*NOTE* Using methylphenidate, meth, methamphetamine or any psychostimulant medications can cause serious health problems, including death. Use under doctor supervision only!