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Drug Type: Stimulants

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A LSD; amphetamine
Aimies Amphetamine; amyl nitrite
Amp Amphetamine; marijuana dipped in formaldehyde or embalming fluid, sometimes laced with PCP and smoked
Amped High on amphetamines
Amped-out Fatigue after using amphetamine
Back dex Amphetamine
Bam Amphetamine; depressants
Bathtub crank Poor quality methamphetamine; methamphetamine produced in bathtubs
Batu Smokable methamphetamine
Beannies Methamphetamine
Beans Crack Cocaine; mescaline; amphetamine; depressants
Bennie Amphetamine
Benz Amphetamine
Benzidrine Amphetamine
Biker coffee Coffee mixed with methamphetamine
Black Marijuana; opium; methamphetamine
Black and white Amphetamine
Black beauties Amphetamine; depressants
Black beauty Methamphetamine
Black birds Amphetamine
Black bombers Amphetamine
Black cadillacs Amphetamine
Black mollies Amphetamine
Blue boy Amphetamine
Blue meth Methamphetamine
Blue mollies Amphetamine
Bolt Amphetamine; isobutyl nitrite
Bombido Heroin; injectable amphetamine; depressants
Bombita (Spanish) Heroin plus amphetamine; depressants
Bottles Crack vials; amphetamine
Brain ticklers Amphetamine
Brown Marijuana; heroin; methamphetamine
Brownies Amphetamine
Browns Amphetamine
Bumblebees Amphetamine
Candy Cocaine; Crack Cocaine; amphetamine; depressants
Cartwheels Amphetamine
Chalk Crack cocaine; amphetamine; methamphetamine
Chicken powder Amphetamine
Chocolate Marijuana; opium; amphetamine
Christina Amphetamine
Christmas tree Marijuana; amphetamine; methamphetamine; depressant
Clear Methamphetamine
Co-pilot Amphetamine
Coasts to coasts Amphetamine
CR Methamphetamine
Crank Crack Cocaine; heroin; amphetamine; methamphetamine; methcathinone
Crink Methamphetamine
Cris Methamphetamine
Crisscross Amphetamine
Cristina (Spanish) Methamphetamine
Cristy Smokable methamphetamine
Croak Cocaine mixed with methamphetamine; methamphetamine
Cross tops Amphetamine
Crossles Methamphetamine
Crossroads Amphetamine
Crypto Methamphetamine
Crystal Cocaine; amphetamine; methamphetamine;PCP
Crystal meth Methamphetamine
Desocsins Methamphetamine
Desogtion Methamphetamine
Dexies Amphetamine
Diet pills Amphetamine
Disco pellets Stimulant
Dominoes Amphetamine
Double cross Amphetamine
Dropping Wrapping methamphetamine in bread and then consuming it
Eye openers Amphetamine
Fast Methamphetamine
Fire Crack and methamphetamine; to inject a drug
Fives Amphetamine
Footballs Amphetamine
Forwards Amphetamine
French blue Amphetamine
Geeter Methamphetamine
Getgo Methamphetamine
Glass Heroin; amphetamine; hypodermic needle; methamphetamine
Go-fast Methcathinone; crank; methamphetamine
Granulated Orange Methamphetamine
Hanyak Smokable methamphetamine
Head drugs Amphetamine
Hearts Amphetamine
Hironpon Smokable methamphetamine
Hiropon Smokable methamphetamine
Horse heads Amphetamine
Hot Ice Smokable methamphetamine
Hugs and Kisses Combination of methamphetamine and methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Ice Cocaine; crack cocaine; smokable methamphetamine; methamphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); phencyclidine (PCP)
Inbetweens Amphetamine; depressants
Jam Cocaine; amphetamine
Jam cecil Amphetamine
Jelly baby Amphetamine
Jelly bean Amphetamine; depressants
Jolly bean Amphetamine
Jugs Amphetamine
Kaksonjae Smokable methamphetamine
L.A. Long-acting amphetamine
L.A. glass Smokable methamphetamine
L.A. ice Smokable methamphetamine
Leapers Amphetamine
Lemon drop Methamphetamine with a dull yellow tint
Lid poppers Amphetamine
Lid proppers Amphetamine
Lightning Amphetamine
Lithium scabs Open scabs and skin lesions due to methamphetamine abuse
Little bomb Heroin; amphetamine; depressants
M-Cat Mephedrone
Marathons Amphetamine
Max Gamma hydroxybutyrate dissolved in water and mixed with amphetamines
Meow meow Mephedrone
Meth Methamphetamine
Meth head Methamphetamine regular user
Meth monster One who has a violent reaction to methamphetamine
Methlies Quik Methamphetamine
Mexican crack Methamphetamine with the appearance of crack; methamphetamine
Mexican speedballs Crack and methamphetamine
Miaow Mephedrone
Minibennie Amphetamine
Nazimeth Methamphetamine
Nugget Amphetamine
Oranges Amphetamine
Peaches Amphetamine
Peanut butter Methamphetamine; PCP mixed with peanut butter
Pep pills Amphetamine
Pink Methamphetamine
Pink hearts Amphetamine; methamphetamine
Pixies Amphetamine
Poppers Isobutyl nitrite; amyl nitrite; methamphetamine
Powder Cocaine HCL; heroin; amphetamine
Purple hearts LSD; amphetamine; depressants
Quartz Smokable methamphetamine
Quill Cocaine; heroin; methamphetamine
Red Under the influence of drugs; methamphetamine
Red phosphorus Smokable speed
Rhythm Amphetamine
Rippers Amphetamine
Road dope Amphetamine
Robin's egg Stimulant
Rock Methamphetamine
Rosa (Spanish) Amphetamine
Roses Amphetamine
Shabu Combination of powder cocaine and methamphetamine; crack cocaine; methamphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Sketch Methamphetamine
Slammin'/Slamming Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Snap Amphetamine
Snot Residue produced from smoking amphetamine
Snow Cocaine; heroin; amphetamine
Snow pallets Amphetamine
Snow seals Cocaine and amphetamine
Soap Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB); crack cocaine; methamphetamine
Soap dope Methamphetamine with a pinkish tint
Sparkle plenty Amphetamine
Sparklers Amphetamine
Speed Crack Cocaine; amphetamine; methamphetamine
Speed freak Habitual user of methamphetamine
Speedball Cocaine mixed with heroin; crack and heroin smoked together; methylphenidate (ritalin) mixed with heroin; amphetamine
Speedballing To shoot up or smoke a mixture of cocaine and heroin; ecstasy mixed with ketamine; the simultaneous use of a stimulant with a depressant
Speedies Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) adulterated with amphetamine
Splash Amphetamine
Splivins Amphetamine
Star Cocaine; amphetamine; methcathinone
Stove top Crystal methamphetamine; methamphetamine
Sunshine LSD; mephedrone
Super ice Smokable methamphetamine
Super X Combination of methamphetamine and methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Superlab Clandestine laboratories capable of producing 10 pounds of methamphetamine in 24 hours
Sweets Amphetamine
The C Amphetamine; methcathinone
Thrusters Amphetamine
Tic PCP in powder form; methamphetamine
Tina Methamphetamine; crystal methamphetamine; methamphetamine used with Viagra
TR-6s Amphetamine
Truck drivers Amphetamine
Turkey Cocaine; amphetamine
Turnabout Amphetamine
Tweek Methamphetamine-like substance
Twisters Crack and methamphetamine
Uppers Amphetamine
Uppies Amphetamine
Wake ups Amphetamine
Water Blunts; methamphetamine; PCP; a mixture of marijuana and other substances within a cigar; Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB)
West Coast Methylphenidate (ritalin)
West Coast turnarounds Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Wet Blunts mixed with marijuana and PCP; methamphetamine; marijuana cigarettes soaked in PCP ("embalming fluid") and dried
White Heroin; amphetamine
White Cross Amphetamine; methamphetamine
Whites Amphetamine; folded paper used to package drugs
Work Methamphetamine
X Marijuana; amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Ya Ba A pure and powerful form of methamphetamine from Thailand; "crazy drug"
Yellow bam Methamphetamine
Yellow powder Methamphetamine

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Last Updated: April 6, 2005

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