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What sort of abused substance is crack?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Alfredo Soto
Psychiatry
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In brief: Cocaine
Crack is a highly purified form of Cocaine that is so pure that it gives the user a greater high than just cocaine.
It is called crack from the sound it makes when dissolving in heat.

In brief: Cocaine
Crack is a highly purified form of Cocaine that is so pure that it gives the user a greater high than just cocaine.
It is called crack from the sound it makes when dissolving in heat.
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