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What are internal, damaging side effects of cocaine use?

What are internal, damaging side effects of cocaine use?

Many harmful effects: Besides being highly addictive, Cocaine can do harm in many ways. It is a powerful vasoconstrictor, & can cause a shortage of bloodflow & permanent damage to any organ/body part. Anxiety, agitation, paranoia, tremors, inability to sleep and mania or grandiosity are most common effects. Heart attack and stroke are deadliest. Fetuses, infants, children and teens can get brain damage w/ or w/o stroke. ...Read more

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Effects of amphetamine abuse on circulation?

Effects of amphetamine abuse on circulation?

Yes there are lot of: Effects heart attacke and others see the web site below. ...Read more

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What is the side effects of using cocain?

What is the side effects of using cocain?

Several: Cocaine is a CNS stimulant, as a result is very addicting. Chronic nasal/oral inhalation can damage lungs, teeth, gums, nasal septum. Can also cause more serious conditios like stroke, mi resulting in heart failure. Overdose can cause death. Last but not the least serious psychosocial damage. These are only few of the many adverse effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of cannabis abuse?

What are the side effects of cannabis abuse?

Several: Vulnerability to psychotic disorders including schizophrenia, problems with memory and concentration, increased appetite and weight gain. ...Read more

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What are the bad side effects of using cocaine?

What are the bad side effects of using cocaine?

Sudden death..: You can have accelerated heart rate or irregular heart beats that can kill you. Seizures, elevated pulse and blood pressure, paranoid thoughts and delusions, anxiety, irritability, risk taking, insomnia, mood swings and addiction/dependence. ...Read more

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What are the noticable effects after use of amphetamines and cocaine?

What are the noticable effects after use of amphetamines and cocaine?

Stimulants: Both amphetamines and Cocaine may have similar effects causing increased alertness, increase in heart rate and blood pressure, insomnia and decrease in appetite. When either substance loses effect, the individual may experience fatigue, irritability. An important difference is that Cocaine is habit forming and usually causes a need to increase the dose over time to get the same effect. ...Read more

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What long term effects of heroin use are there?

What long term effects of heroin use are there?

Lots of them: Immediate and chronic problems occur with heroin. Physical dependence, tolerance, withdrawal, infectious diseases (hepatitis c, hiv, etc.), kidney problems, risk of overdose and death. See http://www.Drugabuse.Gov/publications/drugfacts/heroin for details. ...Read more

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What are the long-term effects of marijuana use?

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What are the long-term effects of marijuana use?

Marijuana: Long-term effects are dependence, effects on intelligence, memory & respiratory functions. There is also association with psychoses, depersonalization & depression. ...Read more

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How are the effects of cocaine and crystal meth different?

How are the effects of cocaine and crystal meth different?

Cocaine vs meth: Methamphetamine is structurally similar to amphetamine and dopamine, but very different from cocaine. Cocaine is quickly removed & almost completely metabolized in the body. Meth has a longer duration of action and more of it remains unchanged in the body -- staying in the brain longer with prolonged stimulant effects. Chronic meth causes structural brain changes & emotional & cognitive problems. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of long term use of andro gel?

What are the side effects of long term use of andro gel?

Androgen use: Irritation to application site,, enlargement of the prostate, acne, enlargement of the breasts, emotional changes, and worsening of headaches. If any changes you should discuss with your provider. ...Read more

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Do cigarettes diminish the effects of Clonazepam?

Do cigarettes diminish the effects of Clonazepam?

Yes: Nicotine in cigarettes is a stimulant that will increase heart rate, blood pressure and anxiety. Nicotine counters the calming effects of clonazepam. Ask your doctor for ways to help you quit smoking. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What are the sexual side effects of methadone use?

What are the sexual side effects of methadone use?

Impairment: Methadone, like any narcotic, can cause depression of many psychological and physical responses, including sexual responsiveness. It can therefore cause decreased libido (sex drive), impaired arousal (erectile dysfunction or impaired female arousal) and inhibited orgasm. If you have to use a narcotic medication for a prolonged period and it is affecting your sex life, talk to your dr about options. ...Read more

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What are the negative effects of hydrocodone recreational use?

What are the negative effects of hydrocodone recreational use?

Sarcopenia: Sarcopenic obesity - loose essential muscle, put more body weight especially in the middle of the body with stick arms and legs. If you are a kid affects growth plate so will be short. ...Read more

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Possible side effects of long term use of rhinocort together with alcohol?

Possible side effects of long term use of rhinocort together with alcohol?

None: There are no side effects related to the use oh rhinocort and alcohol together. There are no clinically significant long term effects from long term use of rhinocort, but long term use of alcohol could certainly result in adverse effects. ...Read more

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What side effects of drug addiction?

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What side effects of drug addiction?

Drug addiction: Depends on the drug used. In general, effects are biological such as physical symptoms, psychological such as cravings, and social such as loss of finances or job or family due to alienation. ...Read more

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Could smoking cigarettes effect the use of taking azithromycin?

Could smoking cigarettes effect the use of taking azithromycin?

Smoking + zithromax: No interactions are found in a large database, including a study using nicotene patches. However, that does not mean interactions could exist. There are more ingredients in cigarettes besides simply nicotene as well. Perhaps you are ready to quit smoking for the many bad health consequences it causes? http://smokefree.gov/talk-to-an-expert ...Read more

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What is the long term effect of using drugs recreationally?

What is the long term effect of using drugs recreationally?

Addiction toxicity: Long term effects are addiction, tolerance and side effects including heart, bp, constipation and HIV and hepatitis in ivdrug use and in some cases death. ...Read more

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What long-term effects can result from meth use?

What long-term effects can result from meth use?

Meth use: Can result in psychotic behavior , hallucination and violent behavior among others. ...Read more

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