Street Names

Ice (Methamphetamine): Shabu, Buku, S, OS, Oriental Snow, Hiroppon, Kaksanjae, glass, Batu.


A crystalline version of Methamphetamine. White, yellowish or clear crystals, rocks or flakes.

Methods of Ingestion

Smoked, Inhaled and occasionally injected.

Consequences of use

EFFECTS: An intense ‘Rush’ is produced similar to Crack. Effects last for 2 –36 hours with stimulation, excitement, feelings of well being and talkativeness. Increased heart rate.

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