Drug Info and Links

Understanding drugs and their potential side effects is extremely important. We have compiled a listing of common drugs with useful information about them and we also have links to additional information about certain drugs.

Cocaine

Cocaine is generally inhaled through the nose in powder form, although other methods are utilized to increase the effects. It is highly addictive. Cocaine provides a sense of energy and motivation for the individual.

Side Effects

Weight loss; Deterioration of membranes and linings in the nose, chest, and intestine; increased heartbeat; high blood pressure; paranoia; Hallucinations

Additional Information:

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/cocaine.html
www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/cocainecrack
www.nida.nih.gov/Infofacts/cocaine.html
www.emedicinehealth.com/cocaine_abuse/article_em.htm
www.theantidrug.com/drug-information/commonly-abused-drugs/cocaine.aspx
www.webmd.com/mental-health/cocaine-use-and-its-effects
www.drugabuse.gov/publications/infofacts/cocaine



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