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Doctor insights on: Cocaine Eyes

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Does cocaine make you have bags under your eyes?

Does cocaine make you have bags under your eyes?

No but....: Cocaine will not cause the regular fatty protrusion of fat under the skin of the eye. But use of Cocaine is associated with red eyes and swollen eyelids which may be mistaken for real bags under eyes. Do not use cocaine. There are some impurities in street Cocaine that may cause severe damage to your retina. If you have decreased vision see an ophthalmologist immediately. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will a persons eyes stay dilated after using cocaine?

Can someone tell me how long will a persons eyes stay dilated after using cocaine?

Depends: Cocaine is metabolized rapidly. In people who are habituated to it, the dilated pupils can be followed by constricted pupils. How long also dependent on how it is taken - smoked (crack) is fastest), inhaled a bit slower. Overall, two hours is a rough measure of how long it takes for half the drug to be gone. But urine tests are positive up to 3 days after Cocaine eye drops are used for surgery. ...Read more

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Was high on Cocaine for 5 hours 3 days ago for my first time Still experiencing fever,dry mouth,swollen eyes/salivary gland Recovery time?

Swear off, OK?: Even if you did a large amount, it would be out of your system by now. In fact, effects are not expected at all after ~5 hrs. Here's info: http://drug.addictionblog.org/how-long-does-cocaine-stay-in-your-system/ If you had enough to be toxic - you might have died, so you were lucky this time. Don't press your luck. Steer clear of it. Also it can be 'laced' w/ poisons. It's a bad thing! Best wishes ...Read more

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Cocaine bad.If gets into eye?

Cocaine bad.If gets into eye?

See an ophthalmologi: See an ophthalmologist. Cocaine is an eye anesthetic, meaning that when you take Cocaine you may be unable to feel damage that occurs to your eyes. Bumping, scratching and even corneal ulcers can occur, causing pain, blurred visions and even scarring that can cause permanent vision loss. Article source: http://ezinearticles.Com/7322899. ...Read more

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Could a prescribed eye drops medicine for flashes contain traces of cocaine?

No: Although Cocaine is a very useful drug for mucous membrane anesthesia, its high cost and difficulty to obtain (legally) makes it largely unavailable for use by physicians. It is highly unlikely a physician would prescribe Cocaine for a flash burn. ...Read more

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Can cocaine make your eye twitch?

Can cocaine make your eye twitch?

Any stimulant can: Anything that acts as a stimulant can cause eyelid twitching. This could include cocaine, but usually is caffeine, decongestants, and some medications along with stress and fatigue. Treatment is typically by reducing stress and fatigue and avoiding the stimulant that causes the twitching. ...Read more

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If my lazy eye is due to cocaine when i stop using cocaine will my eye go back to normal ?

If my lazy eye is due to cocaine when i stop using cocaine will my eye go back to normal ?

Don't know: Cocaine does not cause lazy eye. Lazy eyes are formed usually in childhood. Your decreased vision may be from impurities in the Cocaine and or the cocaine. It may or may not be treatable. See an eye-md asap. ...Read more

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Cocaine was and still is used as an anesthetic for throat or eye surgery, but it's harmful as a street drug. Why is this?

Cocaine was and still is used as an anesthetic for throat or eye surgery, but it's harmful as a street drug. Why is this?

Rarely used: Cocaine is a great anesthetic for topical (surface) needs. In the U.S., it is so difficult to obtain legally that it is rarely used any more. When used as a street drug, it is used internally (not topically) either by inhalation or injection. It is highly addictive; some say that a single usage can cause addiction. That's scary. Topical use does not cause the euphoric effects of internal use. ...Read more