What is meth? How long does Methamphetamine stay in the system?

Methamphetamine is a powerful stimulant drug that can cause serious health consequences 

Long-term meth use can cause memory loss, aggression, drug-induced episodes, and severe dental problems 

Meth is a powerful stimulant that affects the central nervous system. Other names for meth include speed, chalk, ice, crystal, and crank 

It is a dangerous and highly addictive drug that can cause serious short-and long-term health complications, including overdose 

Manufacturers originally developed methamphetamine from amphetamine and used it in nasal decongestants and bronchial inhalers 

People now make or “cook” meth in crude laboratories using various over-the-counter drugs and highly corrosive chemicals 

The most common method uses pseudoephedrine or ephedrine, which are ingredients in many cold remedies