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Crank Side EffectsDo you or someone you love suffer from crank side effects? Crank is the term to describe the low purity form of the crystallized form of methamphetamine that comes in a powdery form. Crank is a stimulant that has effects that take hold within minutes after consumption and remain present for 8 hours to up to one entire day.

Signs of Crank Use

  • Unhealthy appearing skin, hair and nails
  • Lack of hygiene
  • Sores appearing throughout the user’s body
  • Loss of income
  • Loss of care for his or her future and friends and family
  • Social withdrawal
  • Rotting teeth
  • Rapid changes in his or her mood

Short Term Crank Side Effects

They become obvious as soon as the individual uses the drug and remain until the high has gone away.

  • Increased wakefulness
  • Hyperthermia
  • Increased heart rate
  • Increased blood pressure
  • Cardiovascular collapse
  • Decreased appetite
  • Increased physical activity and productivity
  • Irritability
  • Insomnia
  • Confusion
  • Tremors
  • Increased respiration

Long Term Crank Side Effects

These long term crank side effects occur within several days of continuous use and remain present in the individual’s life sometimes for the remainder of his or her life.

  • Violent, deadly behavior
  • Psychotic behavior
  • Paranoia
  • Chronic insomnia
  • Heart failure
  • Liver failure, cancer
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Hallucinations
  • Rapid, unhealthy changes in mood
  • Learning problems
  • Physical (both internally and externally) decay
  • Mental instability

Withdrawal Side Effects

These occur within hours after the user quits using the drug that their body desperately craves.

  • Irritability
  • Loss of energy
  • Constant Crank cravings
  • Paranoia
  • Depression
  • Vomiting
  • Palpitations
  • Sweating
  • Fever
  • Increased appetite
  • Hyperventilation
  • Tremors
  • Muscle and bone pain
  • Confusion

Overdose Side Effects

The side effects that become a problem when an individual unintentionally or intentionally uses even a little more Crank than what their body can handle.

  • Heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Rapid breathing
  • Increased heart rate
  • Dilated pupils
  • Constant vomiting
  • Continuous sweating
  • Death

Contact Stop Your Addiction today to learn more about these side effects, or for more information on drug addiction rehabilitation.

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