Drug and street term: Speed

To better inform everyone, we had a round table discussion with our Inspirations for Youth and Families teen rehab clients about drug and street terms everyone may want to know. The definition below is based on collective information gathered from our treatment center teens and online research.
Speed (n.) – another name for the drug meth.

Inspirations Meth Abuse Treatment

Methamphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant drug very similar to amphetmaine. This drug is toxic to dopamine nerve terminals in the central nervous system. Teens who abuse speed or meth need treatment asap because self detox and treatment from the drug can be very dangerous. Most users get meth from dealers who create it in small illegal labs. This production contains other and more dangerous drugs.

Inspirations for Youth and Families offers a wide range of treatment programs. Our leading dual diagnosis and individualized treatment plans are what sets us apart from the competition when it comes to treating teens. Every teen is different and requires a plan catering to their needs no matter how rare or specific.

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