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ODCP Mission

The mission of ODCP is to serve as a leader and a catalyst for improving the health and safety of all Iowans by promoting strategic approaches and collaboration to reduce drug use and related crime.


Methamphetamine is a highly addictive central nervous system stimulant that can be injected, snorted, smoked, or ingested orally. Methamphetamine users feel a short yet intense "rush" when the drug is initially administered. The immediate effects of methamphetamine include increased activity and decreased appetite.


News Release - Meth Awareness Week 2014

Meth Project - Meth Prevention Lesson

One-Pot Meth Lab Alert (poster)

EPA Meth Lab Cleanup Guidelines

Meth Resources

National Institute on Drug Abuse - Meth

Above the Influence - Meth

ONDCP - Meth