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I crashed my motorcycle yesterday,i was o n amphetamine at

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i crashed my motorcycle yesterday,i was o n amphetamine at the time and no adrenaline kicked in,can amphetamine stop your body from making adrenaline
JA: When did you start using amphetamine? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: i have been using for 30 years i have severe depression and idiopathic hypersomniause 100mg modafinil or amphetamoine if i cant get that
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about depression?
Customer: yea sort of fed up talking about it
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: im just back from the hospital yesterday broken ribs abd crushed muscle on my arm and shoulder

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I am sorry about your injuries, please do not do drugs and drive,

Amphetamines are synthetic chemicals based upon a structure closely resembling that of adrenaline and norepiniphrine. These chemicals, therefore, can induce similar biological responses, such as acting as a stimulant, and creating a greater alertness and a feeling of prowess

Since you are already using the drug, there is no significant heightened adrenaline response to your accident,

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
thankyou i was thinking i might have had an adrenaline crisis,you have put my mind at rest

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