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COCAINE INFORMATION


Cocaine is a narcotic substance that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant and it gets the name Cocaine from the coca plant. Nobody really knows since when cocaine is being used. It is a strong stimulant to the. It acts as a stimulant of the central nervous as well as an appetite suppressant, which in turn leads to euphoric sense of happiness and feel like having a lot of energy. It is often used for recreation purposes and since the process of making cocaine is very dangerous, a gram of cocaine may cost you a fortune. Like everything available in this world there are both positive as well as negative effects Cocaine is also used as a topical anesthetic specifically for ENT surgeries.

The possession or cultivation or distribution is illegal in almost all the parts of the world. They can be cultivated only for medicinal purposes under the supervision of a regulatory authority. It is a crime to sell or buy this drug and is punishable by death in some countries where there is zero tolerance for drug trafficking. Inspite of all checks and balances the rate of consumption of cocaine continues to increase day by day and is is in lot of demand at parties without supervision.

Color Of Cocaine

The color of cocaine depends on several factors that include the origin of the cocaine, the method of preparation either with sodium bicarbonate or ammonia and the presence of impurities, but usually they are pearl white in color. Pure cocaine is very hard to find and the color could range from white to a yellowish cream to a light brown. Cocaine is usually spiked with baking soda, which has a similar appearance, just to increase its weight and sometimes codeine and amphetamines are added to give the same like the cocaine, so you can never tell if the cocaine is real or not unless and until you are an expert. The texture of cocaine can range
form extremely oily to hard, almost crystalline in appearance.

Treatment

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is one of the most often used therapy for cocaine addicts, it is usually combined with Motivational Therapy (MT) and in research it has been proven beyond any reasonable doubt that it is very effective in treating drug and alcohol addictions.

Cocaine Vaccines

Currently Cocaine vaccines are on trial and they are known to stop undesirable
effects from the drug.

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