Crystal Meth Infographic

Last Edited: February 22, 2020

Patricia Howard, LMFT, CADC

Clinically Reviewed
Andrew Lancaster, LPC, MAC

All of the information on this page has been reviewed and certified by an addiction professional.

Crystal Meth is a CNS stimulant (“upper”) and is a form of synthesized methamphetamine that gets its name from its crystal-like form. Like all amphetamines, Crystal Meth increases neurotransmitter activity the brain by imitating Adrenaline, thus inducing symptoms such as increased hyperactivity, attention span, alertness and a decrease in appetite. Visit the Crystal Meth Page for more information.