Interpretation and enantiomer analysis of methamphetamine abusers' urine and illegally brewed methamphetamine crystals.

This study deals with the high-performance liquid chromatographic identification of methamphetamine (MAMP) and amphetamine (AMP) enantiomers (d- and l-forms) in five illicit MAMP crystals and in urine specimens from 30 Japanese MAMP abusers. The analysis revealed that two of the types of crystals have a different optical purity ratio (l/d) and the other… CONTINUE READING