In 2018 alone, overdose deaths on methamphetamines and similar stimulants rose by almost 21%, with over 12,000 meth and stimulant related overdose deaths in 2018 alone.1 In Massachusetts, the problem is worsening with meth use spreading from small communities of users to all types of IV drug users. Emergency room physicians and nurses are seeing an increase of meth overdose cases year over year and it’s showing no signs of slowing. 2
At Banyan Treatment Centers Massachusetts, we offer meth addiction treatment to help patients get and stay sober. If you are struggling with meth addiction or stimulant addiction, call 888-280-4763 for recovery help.