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Will my body recover if I stop cocaine?

Will my body recover if I stop cocaine?

Usually: Short of a stroke, almost anything else will stabilize or improve. ...Read more

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Will my mouth recover If I stop using cocaine?

Will my mouth recover If I stop using cocaine?

Hopefully: It depends on what damage was done and on your body's ability to heal. But your health will undoubtedly be better if you stop. ...Read more

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What does cocaine do to your body?

Cocaine: Cocaine use "messes you up big time". It affects your brain, you heart, your liver, your kidneys. ...Read more

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How do I stop cocaine and not gain weight?

How do I stop cocaine and not gain weight?

Sensibly: Cocaine kills! Get help to get clean and put together the pieces of a healthy life---sleeping well, eating well, exercising regularly and socializing with friends who don't use. ...Read more

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Does your body build up a tolerance to cocaine?

Does your body build up a tolerance to 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

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How long could cocaine take to leave your body completely?

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

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How do you stop cocaine abuse?

Help: cocaine abuse: Consider Cocaine anonymous, find a meeting at their web site:
http://www. Ca.Org/. ...Read more

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What is the difference in your body between narcotics and cocaine?

What is the difference in your body between narcotics and cocaine?

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

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How can I stop relapsing on crack cocaine?

How can I stop relapsing on crack cocaine?

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

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Can cocaine be beneficial to the human body?

Can cocaine be beneficial to the human body?

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

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Can a use of cocaine or any illegal drugs before 18 cause body mental development croissance problem?

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

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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

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

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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?

Metabolite detection: Metabolites may be detected for several days in urine with Cocaine being detected up to about 12 hours out. Heavy users can show metabolites for significantly longer. ...Read more

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Is it possible for cocaine to stop opiate withdrawal?

No: Using Cocaine will just cause more problems and not relieve opiate withrawal. ...Read more

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I abuse zopiclone every night with cocaine, what can I do to stop?

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

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What are the short term and long term effects of cocaine on human body?

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

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I am a recovering cocaine addict. Did me consuming 40 mg of codeine ruin my rehabilitation?

I am a recovering cocaine addict. Did me consuming 40 mg of codeine ruin my rehabilitation?

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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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.

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

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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?

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

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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

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

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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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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.

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

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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

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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

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

Don't do cocaine.: Cocaine causes the release and prevents the breakdown of norepinephrine and Epinephrine resulting in vasocostriction and tachycardia. This is highly addictive. This medication can cause death. I recommend you do not use cocaine. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Less than a month: Unlikely to be teratogenic, but has been asociated with learning difficulties and school behavior issues when the mom takes during pregnancy. Fatherhood is a great motivator to stop. Good luck. ...Read more

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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.

Yes, Good job!: If you have not used for that long, your test will be negative. You've done such a great job to stay clean, so be sure not to go back. Counseling will help stay clean. ...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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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.

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.

Congratuations: On quitting for good. If your nasal passages have been damaged please see an ear nose and throat doctor. Your family doc can refer you to one. How is your nutrition and exercise? Think holistically. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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

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

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Can I try cocaine?

No: Cocaine may kill you or you may become an addict. Cocaine can ^ heart rate, ^ blood pressure, ^ temperature, v appetite, cause nausea, abdominal pain, nausea & constriction of blood vessels. It can also lead to heart attacks or strokes. ...Read more

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How can I kick cocaine?

Professional rehab: Cocaine is difficult to stop. The best way is to get into a rehab program. ...Read more

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What is synthetic cocaine?

Cocaine: Synthetic Cocaine is a drug made from artificial/man made chemicals. Cocaine whether made from rhe "coca plant" or man made chemicals is dangerous for your brain and your heart. ...Read more