Popular names ‘speed’, ‘sulph’, ‘whizz’
What is it?

Amphetamines are a type of stimulant that help users stay awake, alert and focused.

Sought after effects
  • Increased energy
  • Increased sex drive
  • Euphoria (intense happiness) at higher doses
Undesired effects
  • Reduced appetite
  • Restlessness
  • Loss of co-ordination (at higher doses)
What does it look like?

Powder, pills or paste- white, off-white, grey or brown

How is it taken?

Swallowed, snorted, smoked or injected.