Amphetamine Dependence

Amphetamine dependence refers to a state of psychological dependence on a drug in the amphetamine class. In individuals with substance use disorder, psychotherapy is currently the best treatment option as no pharmacological treatment has been approved.

 

Cluster Number:
Wiki Number: W1010
Diagnosis: Amphetamine Dependence
US Patients:
World Patients: 2013-3788 Deaths
Sex Ratio:
Age Onset:
Brain Area: Reduces dopamine in brain
Symptoms: Euphoria, intense thought, wants to move
Progression:
Causes:
Medications: Psychostimulants may substitute
Therapies:

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