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239 Possible Causes for Amphetamine, Methamphetamine Abuse, Orthostatic Hypotension, Tachypnea

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Tachycardia, palpitations, paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and orthostatic hypotension are also reported. 21,22 Although cannabis use is associated with psychotic disorders[racgp.org.au] Chronic amphetamine intoxication with catatonia has been reported in Japan, but acute amphetamine intoxication with catatonia has never been reported in the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hyperthermia Insomnia Myocardial infarction Paranoia Psychosis Renal failure Rhabdomyolysis Seizures Sexually and parenterally transmitted infections Stroke Tachycardia Tachypnea[aafp.org] […] reactive mydriasis Bruxism Trismus Mucosal injury/burns Poor dentation/tooth decay (“meth mouth”) Dental abscess Cardiovascular Tachycardia Hypertension Murmur Pulmonary Tachypnea[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Pheochromocytoma

    Orthostatic hypotension Reduced responsiveness of the vasculature to norepinephrine due to down-regulation of alpha-adrenergic receptors Orthostatic hypotension Reduced responsiveness[medicaljoyworks.com] […] a symptomatic spell include: Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as phenelzine (Nardil), tranylcypromine (Parnate) and isocarboxazid (Marplan) Stimulants, such as amphetamines[mayoclinic.org] The following common presenting signs and symptoms are seen in patients diagnosed with pheochromocytoma: Elevated blood pressure Severe headache Tremors Tachypnea Pallor of[symptoma.com] The patients described in this article denied recent use of illicit drugs, amphetamines, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, or clonidine.[archinte.ama-assn.org]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Anxiety symptoms can result from intoxication on alcohol, amphetamines (and related substances), caffeine, cannabis (marijuana), cocaine, hallucinogens, inhalants, phencyclidine[minddisorders.com] Amphetamines, cocaine, LSD, Ecstasy and other substances can cause symptoms of anxiety.[caps.ucsc.edu] M. ( 1980 ) Heterocyclic amphetamine derivatives and caffeine on sleep in man . British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology , 9 , 195 – 203 .[doi.org]

    Missing: Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Myocardial Infarction

    hypotension, fall risk Clotting factor/platelet function/hemostasis Bleeding and clotting risk, sensitivity to anticoagulants/antithrombins Risk cerebrovascular accident[doi.org] dextroamphetamine). [6] Accelerated coronary atherosclerosis due to juvenile diabetic dyslipidemia or nephrotic syndrome Accelerated coronary vascular disease associated[emedicine.medscape.com] Amphetamines may produce similar effects less commonly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] abuse is becoming increasingly common in the United States owing to the ease of manufacturing and the lower cost of methamphetamines compared with cocaine. 131, 749, 750[doi.org]

  • Cocaine Abuse

    A social history of substance abuse (crack cocaine, amphetamines, alcohol and cigarettes) was obtained three weeks post-admission and is thought to have made a significant[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Methamphetamine abuse and impairment of social functioning: a review of the underlying neurophysiological causes and behavioral implications.[mentalhelp.net] Amphetamine use, but not cocaine use, has previously been associated with severe self-injurious behavior.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Amphetamines, a class of drugs which includes methamphetamines, can be habit-forming and prone to abuse.[heart.org]

    Missing: Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Sympathomimetic

    CONCLUSIONS: Midodrine safely and effectively improved orthostatic hypotension caused by autonomic failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Background: Immunoassay-based screening for amphetamines has a variable positive predictive value (PPV) for detecting amphetamine abuse.[clinchem.aaccjnls.org] At presentation he had a sympathomimetic syndrome including high blood pressure, tachycardia, tachypnea, and hyperhydrosis with choreoathetotic movements.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Methamphetamine abusers and practitioners should be aware of these symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Judging from the literature 1 the usual therapy, including amphetamine, vitamins, sedation, hospitalization and psychotherapy, is wofully inadequate.[jamanetwork.com]

    Missing: Tachypnea
  • Hyperpyrexia

    A Practical Guide to the Treatment of Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension.[emdocs.net] Amphetamine in tissues was a metabolite of methamphetamine, and amphetamine in stomach contents resulted from excretion into saliva and gastric mucous excretion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Malignant hyperpyrexia, characterized by a rapid rise in temperature, tachycardia, tachypnea, sweating, rigidity, and blotchy cyanosis, occasionally occurs in patients undergoing[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This may also include rapid breathing (tachypnea), pale clammy skin (pallor), rapid heart rate (tachycardia) and profuse sweating (diaphoresis).[overheating-heat-stroke.knoji.com]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Other factors that can increase your risk for heart attack include: stress lack of exercise the use of certain illegal drugs , including cocaine and amphetamines a history[healthline.com] Other factors that can increase your risk for heart attack include: stress lack of exercise the use of certain illegal drugs, including cocaine and amphetamines a history[healthline.com]

    Missing: Methamphetamine Abuse
  • Heat Stroke

    hypotension ).The person also may have a low-grade fever.[medicinenet.com] […] acclimatization Skin Usually hot and dry but sometimes moist with sweat Often moist with sweat Heatstroke may occur after using certain drugs (eg, cocaine, phencyclidine [PCP], amphetamines[merckmanuals.com] Tachycardia, even when the patient is supine, and tachypnea are common. Sweating may be present or absent. Temperature is 40 C.[merckmanuals.com] These include drugs of abuse like: amphetamines (speed and crystal meth) cocaine lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) phencyclidine (PCP) ecstasy etc.[news-medical.net]

    Missing: Methamphetamine Abuse

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