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What does MA stand for?

MA stands for Methamphetamine

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2, issue 2)-when it was still the Journal of Psychedelic Drugs--is among the first to describe high-dose, intravenous methamphetamine abuse in the Haight-Ashbury District of San Francisco.
LANCASTER -- Two pounds of methamphetamine worth $30,000 on the street was seized, six guns were confiscated and four people were arrested Tuesday after sheriff's deputies received a tip that drugs were being sold from a west Lancaster home.
Neela's story is increasingly familiar in Native communities according to health care providers and police officers who say methamphetamine has become an epidemic on reservations.
Even national restrictions on retail purchases--an idea endorsed during the presidential campaign by John Edwards, who proposed a limit of two packages a day--would not have much of an impact on the illegal methamphetamine supply.
The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) presents An Evaluation of the COPS Office Methamphetamine Initiative, a COPS-funded study conducted by the Institute for Law and Justice and 21st Century Solutions that evaluates COPS' first six methamphetamine grants.
Also known as speed, ice, or crystal, methamphetamine is a potent central nervous system stimulant that can be smoked, snorted, injected, or ingested.
announced today that it has signed a five-year Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), a division of the National Institutes of Health, to study the company's novel anticonvulsant product, vigabatrin, for the treatment of cocaine and methamphetamine dependence.