- Billy Whizz
- Go Fast
- Amphetamine Sulphate
- Dexamphetamine Sulphate
Scientific Names: Amphetamine sulphate, dexamphetamine sulphate, dextroamphetamine, methylamphetamine. Amphetamine-like drugs include apisate (diethylproprion), duromine (phentermine), volital (pemoline), ritalin (methylphenidate), tenuate dospan (diethylpropion).
Generic Names: Enwau Generig: Amphetamines
5mg dexamphetamine tablets (Dexedrine), white, marked SKF.
Amphetamine sulphate powder ranges in colour from off-white to pink (known as pink champagne). Methylamphetamine comes as white crystals, and is known as ice, or in tablets known in Thailand as yabba or shabu.
Desired Effects:Euphoria, alertness, confidence.
Side Effects:Insomnia, loss of appetite, dry mouth.
Long term risks:Psychosis, psychological dependence.
Short term risks:Anxiety, paranoia, tolerance.
Parents & other relatives
Drug agencies also provide lots of advice and support to parents of people using these drugs. Many street agencies can provide relative support groups or counselling for family members, partners etc.