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Will My Body Recover If I Stop Cocaine
Yes: Most drugs of abuse tend to cause tolerance. The amount you need to take to feel good increases, but the amount that can kill you remains about the same. If you have a drug problem, get help. Don't wait until you are rushed to the er. Take care. ...Read more
8 days: Breakdown products can start appearing 4 hours after use, and the last metabolites can last up to 8 days since the last use. ...Read more
Narcotics = opioids:
The term 'narcotics' generally refers to opioid analgesics, morphine and its derivatives, that are indispensable in treating acute and chronic pain, but also highly abused due to their euphoric and sedating properties. (as a legal term, 'narcotic' often refers to all illicit drugs.)
cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is also has euphoric properties, and is highly addictive. ...Read more
Active recovery: Relapse is part of recovery. Actively participating in any recovery program makes it significantly less likely you will use again. I strongly recommend multiple treatment approaches, the more invested you are in the recovery process the less likely for relapse. Participating in inpatient therapy provides time away from temptations, na, outpatient tx, avoiding old people, places, triggers. ...Read more
Coca vs Cocaine: For centuries south americans had been chewing coca leaves for energy. Then drug companies developed Cocaine in the 1880's -- much more powerful than coca leaves. Initially it was hailed as a cure-all for all kinds of complaints: fatigue, depression, indigestion, pain. Cocaine's dangers weren't appreciated until later. Http://www. Cnn. Com/2011/health/07/22/social. History. Cocaine/index. Html. ...Read more
Can a use of cocaine or any illegal drugs before 18 cause body mental development croissance problem?
Illegal drugs: At any age can cause physical and mental problems. The younger the developing central nervous system (brain and spinal column) the more at risk one can be. Best to avoid them all and look to healthy ways to cope and recover such as exercise, good diet, positive outlook. 12 step programs help many folks. Peace and good health. ...Read more
How can I heal my body or become more healthier than what I currently am afyrr stopping cocaine? Effects have been a small puncture in my canal, short
Congratulations on: Stopping cocaine. That is the biggest step toward health. Consider seeing a nutritionist or your doc to get lab tested to see what nutrients you may be low on. Spectracell Lab in Texas has a good micronutrient panel. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I took 4 gram of cocaine in 3days then I stop for 1week after that week I took another 1 gram then I quit yestarday. When it will go away from my urine?
No: Using Cocaine will just cause more problems and not relieve opiate withrawal. ...Read more
No.: There is no residue left in your body. ...Read more
Get help from a: Treatment program. You have obviously tried with "will power" etc. And have not succeeded. A formal treatment program, which can be outpatient, is usually available in most communities. Mutual-help programs like aa and na can be helpful, and there are alternatives like smart recovery, lifering secular recovery and women for recovery. Talk to a mental health professional for guidance. ...Read more
Not good!: Short term Cocaine causes the artificial release of a set of signalling chemicals in the brain that trigger subjective feelings of power and elation. These feelings are disconnected from reality, impairing judgment. Used up, the lack of these chemicals then causes a "crash". Eventually, the nervous system and brain falls out of whack on a long-term basis. ...Read more
What is relapse?: Not sure what you mean by "ruin." if you mean relapse, it depends. Was the Codeine prescribed to you? Did you take it as prescribed and then stop? Did you use it to get high? Could you have done without it? Even if you decide that it was a relapse & start counting clean & sober time over again, it does not negate the work you have done in recovery. Hope you are working w a sponsor. Check w them. ...Read more
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How can I fully cleanse my body, my husband and I want to conceive but we decided to have a wild night and did cocaine and weed. I'm scared?
Is it possible to stop a 20 year addiction to cocaine? The person does not eveen consider quitting because he doesn't think it is possible.
Yes it's possible: With authentic desire, appropriate professional and personal support, and a treatment plan, it's possible to stop an addiction at any time. Being addicted to Cocaine for such a long time means that treatment could be complicated, but not impossible. However, if the person himself is not interested in quitting, it won't happen. His body may end things with a stroke or heart attack instead. ...Read more
If I take suboxone does it slow cocaine metabolites from leavin my body? I am prescribed the suboxone from a doctor!
Cocaine: Suboxo has no effect on cocaine metabolism. ...Read more
Cocaine for a year now, I started getting pains in my viens all over my body like them pulsating? But only when I use it, what could that be? I have quit now but still feel the pains sometimes?
Get help: Please get help for your Cocaine abuse. It raises heart rate and blood pressure to dangerous levels, maybe even worse if you do it iv. I see that you're on effexor, (venlafaxine) which can also raise blood pressure. And suboxone, so perhaps you're already being treated for opiate addiction. Please tell your doctor about the cocaine. It can be extremely hard to resist. Cocaine anonymous can help also. ...Read more
How long does cocaine stay in your body? I've tried it only 3 times in the pas, 3 years ago. I tried it one last time just a couple of days ago. I don't ever want to do it again & im in a scholarship program that randomly does a urine test. I never used c
Cocaine: Blood tests can show Cocaine itself for about 12 hours after use. Urine tests check for metabolic byproducts of cocaine. In infrequent users a urine test is positive for up to 3 days after Cocaine use. However, in those who use Cocaine regularly, a urine test may be positive for 2 weeks after using. Hair samples can show Cocaine for several months after using. Best to stay away from using! ...Read more
I'm using cocaine and mdma mostly every weekend in parties is this bad for the body and mind what does it do in the long run?
Stimulants: Mdma (ecstasy) is chemically related to speed, although people often think of it as a hallucinogen. They r all addictive & r bad 4 your heart, among other things. In addition, you have no way of knowing what else these drugs are "cut" with. Often ecstasy & other designer drugs are made in someone's home lab. If there is one wrong molecule from the last batch, no way to know what bad effect may be. ...Read more
I did cocaine yesterday... I am not a chronic user by any means.... But feel very dizzy and have vertigo today. What can I do to stop it?
Don't use cocaine.: Step 1. cocaine is not legal, unsafe, can cause serious injur to the sinuses, and can cause heart attacks and other injury via vasoconstriction and compromising blood flow to your organs. One of those organs is the brain. You may have suffered a small stroke. I think it wise to be checked by an MD. I'd also add that when buying street drugs you don't know what is really in them. Visit with a doc. ...Read more
My friends is taking 2 to 3 grams of cocaine daily from 6 months. When & what will be the side effect on his brain and body in the long run?
Yes, death: I agree with dr. Villaplana that extended use of Cocaine like this does lead to death. Until that point, some effects you & your friend might want to know about include abdominal pain and nausea, irregular heart beat, heart attack, chest pain, respiratory failure, stroke, seizures and headaches. So while the drug may bring euphoria, it also comes with scarier things. ...Read more
The other nite I smoked a bunch of crack cocaine after drinking about 5-6 beers and now my body does not feel rite will I die I quit 5 days ago now?
Crack & Alcohol: Please get to your doctor now. After that please get into a treatment facility for drugs & alcohol. At least join a 12 step group. You need support to get free of this lifestyle that will certainly negatively impact your health, relationships, job, etc. You can do it. Peace and good health. ...Read more
What effects does bath salt have on the mind and body if you use it like cocaine? I've been hearing a lot of reports about it.
Designer drug: Bath salts/mdpv/methylenedioxypyrovalerone is stiil legal designer drug similar to amphetamine but 4 times more potent than ritalin (methylphenidate). It acts as a norepinephrine-dopamine receptor antagonist; use can lead to paranoia, hallucinations, panic attacks, aggressive behavior. Dea is working to make its sale & use illegal. ...Read more
Is poppy tea better for your health then prescription painkillers? Like coca leaves being a lot safer and healthier on the body than pure cocaine
That is hard to say: Since I don't know where you are buying these poppy leaves, (I don't know what is in them besides poppy) My suggestion is to take prescription meds are prescribed. To try other things for pain like distraction, humor, movies, reading, and ask doctors in Sweden what is recommended for your medical conditions. You don't state that in this. Good luck and don't give up. ...Read more
I do cocaine a lot, my regular blood pressure is great but when I do cocaine I get pains like pulsating in them all over my body? What could it be
If a recreational user stops taking cocaine, how long could it still be in his system where it may affect sperm and potentially cause birth defect?
Have'nt use cocaine in the last 8 or 9 months ive been clean can I pass a hair follicle test I have short hair so the means there gonna use body hair.
Affects of binge cocaine use (snorting) 2-3x a week over the period of a year on the body/nose And ways to repair/ get healty after quitting for good.
I smoke marihuana last 8 years everyday min of 2 joints and I done cocaine last 8 years every several weeks. I also drink alcohol daily. How I can stop?
With help.: If you really want to stop, you will need assistance. Find a local alcoholic anonymous group (look on line), go there, listen and learn. ...Read more
I did recreational drugs (mdma, lsd, cocaine, marijuana) for a good 3-4 years during college. Will this affect my fertility? Will stopping recover it
Active drug: Users cannot parent consistently, safely, or legally. Tobacco, excess alcohol, marijuana, cocaine & methamphetamine are a few of the drugs that impair fertility. Many impact the sperm; some, like marijuana & alcohol, also impact testosterone production. It can take up to a year in recovery for men to regain fertility from damaged sperm. See a urologist & an addiction medicine specialist. ...Read more