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Drug Type: Amphetamine

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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
B-bombs Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Back dex Amphetamine
Bam Amphetamine; depressants
Bambita Desoxyn or amphetamine derivative
Beans Crack Cocaine; mescaline; amphetamine; depressants
Bennie Amphetamine
Bens Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Benz Amphetamine
Benzedrine Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Benzidrine Amphetamine
Biphetamine Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Black and white Amphetamine
Black beauties Amphetamine; depressants
Black birds Amphetamine
Black bombers Amphetamine
Black cadillacs Amphetamine
Black mollies Amphetamine
Blacks Amphetamine
Blue boy Amphetamine
Blue devils Methamphetamine
Blue mollies Amphetamine
Bolt Amphetamine; isobutyl nitrite
Bombido Heroin; injectable amphetamine; depressants
Bombita (Spanish) Heroin plus amphetamine; depressants
Bottles Crack vials; amphetamine
Brain pills Amphetamines
Brain ticklers Amphetamine
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
Co-pilot Amphetamine
Coasts to coasts Amphetamine
Crank Crack Cocaine; heroin; amphetamine; methamphetamine; methcathinone
Crisscross Amphetamine
Cross tops Amphetamine
Crossroads Amphetamine
Crystal Cocaine; amphetamine; methamphetamine;PCP
Crystal methadrine Amphetamine
Dex Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Dexedrine Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Dexies Amphetamine
Diamonds Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Diet pills Amphetamine
Dolls Amphetamines; depressant; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Dominoes Amphetamine
Double cross Amphetamine
Drivers Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Eye opener Crack; amphetamine
Eye openers Amphetamine
Fastin Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Fives Amphetamine
Footballs Amphetamine
Forwards Amphetamine
French blue Amphetamine
Gaggler Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Glass Heroin; amphetamine; hypodermic needle; methamphetamine
Go Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Greenies Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Head drugs Amphetamine
Hearts Amphetamine
Horse heads Amphetamine
Hydro Amphetamine; high quality methamphetamine; marijuana; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); marijuana grown in water (hydroponic)
Iboga Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Inbetweens Amphetamine; depressants
Jam Cocaine; amphetamine
Jam cecil Amphetamine
Jelly baby Amphetamine
Jelly bean Amphetamine; depressants
Jolly bean Amphetamine
Jugs Amphetamine
L.A. Long-acting amphetamine
Leapers Amphetamine
Lid poppers Amphetamine
Lid proppers Amphetamine
Lightning Amphetamine
Little bomb Heroin; amphetamine; depressants
MAO Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Marathons Amphetamine
Max Gamma hydroxybutyrate dissolved in water and mixed with amphetamines
Methedrine Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Mini beans Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Minibennie Amphetamine
Monoamine oxidase Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Morning shot Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Nineteen Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Nugget Amphetamine
Oranges Amphetamine
Peaches Amphetamine
Pep pills Amphetamine
Pink elephants Methamphetamine
Pink hearts Amphetamine; methamphetamine
Pixies Amphetamine
Pollutants Amphetamines; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Poor man's coke Methamphetamine
Powder Cocaine HCL; heroin; amphetamine
Purple hearts LSD; amphetamine; depressants
Rhythm Amphetamine
Rippers Amphetamine
Road dope Amphetamine
Rosa (Spanish) Amphetamine
Roses Amphetamine
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
Sparkle plenty Amphetamine
Sparklers Amphetamine
Speed Crack Cocaine; amphetamine; 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
Spivias Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Splash Amphetamine
Splivins Amphetamine
Star Cocaine; amphetamine; methcathinone
Strawberry shortcake Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Sweeties Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Sweets Amphetamine
Tens Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
The C Amphetamine; methcathinone
Thrusters Amphetamine
TR-6s Amphetamine
Truck drivers Amphetamine
Turkey Cocaine; amphetamine
Turnabout Amphetamine
U.S.P. Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Uppers Amphetamine
Uppies Amphetamine
Waffle dust Combination of MDMA (methylenedioxymethamphetamine) and amphetamine
Wake ups Amphetamine
West Coast turnarounds Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Whiffledust Amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
White Heroin; amphetamine
White Cross Amphetamine; methamphetamine
Whites Amphetamine; folded paper used to package drugs
X Marijuana; amphetamine; methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)

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Last Updated: April 6, 2005

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