Stimulant Abuse Warning Signs

  • dry mouth and nose, bad breath, frequent lip-licking
  • excessive activity, difficulty sitting still, lack of interest in food or sleep
  • irritability, argumentative nature, nervousness
  • talkative, but conversation often lacks continuity; changes subjects rapidly
  • runny nose, cold or chronic sinus/nasal problems, nosebleeds
  • use or possession of paraphernalia including small spoons, razor blades, mirror, little bottles of white powder and plastic, glass or metal straws