The body of the user will tend to crave more crack at it develops tolerance from initial use to achieve the high.
Harvested from the coca plant, Cocaine is a whitish substance. To get crack Cocaine, which is its most potent form and looks like a crystal-like, sodium bicarbonate is combined with ammonia to form a paste, which is then left to dry so it can crystalize. Inhalation of smoke from burning it is the method used to ingest it.
The sound made when heating the drug is what gave rise to its name 'crack'. Although it is mostly referred to as crack, it has other street names, such as dice, hard rocks, nuggets, snow coke, hail, candy and more.
Speak to us immediately when you, a family member, or a friend are hooked on crack Cocaine.
Crack abuse refers to the use of this prohibited substance regardless of frequency and instance. Smoking Cocaine in this form increases how fast it is absorbed by the body through the blood delivering an almost instantaneous high. Even so, the high moment caused by crack Cocaine lasts for a short time only.
Because of what it contains, there is a high chance of the users to get overdose by consuming crack Cocaine. It may even lead to death. There is no scale as how much is too much, hence even when experimenting one may easily overdoes.
The following the side effects of using crack Cocaine:
Hyperactivity. It also makes you feel so energetic.
The likelihood of the overdose is raised because the user will want to maintain the brief high, which prompts them to take more of the drug in large amounts.
Sweating and dilated pupils usually come before an overdose. Delusions and / or paranoia, violence, and fits are symptoms of someone who is experiencing an overdose. Furthermore, Inhaling it poses an even greater danger for those who suffer from hypertension and kidney failure.
Crack Cocaine Dependency
Ordinary Cocaine is far less addictive and strong than crack Cocaine. It can be said that it is highly likely for a first-time crack user to develop the addiction. It keeps you chasing to high which is fleeting. Without the users realizing it, they have already been strangled by the addiction to crack Cocaine after some time. They will no longer feel normal without the crack Cocaine because crack Cocaine damages their brain.
Eventually, they develop a tolerance to its pleasurable effects and suffer from withdrawal symptoms when they stop using it, which makes them want the crack more and more. The unnatural increased secretions of dopamine when smoking crack triggers the declined normal production of the body prompting the user to crave more of the substance.
It becomes difficult to stop using because the user experiences powerful urges to use and the desperate need to avoid the withdrawal symptoms. Dangerous consequences of crack abuse are often ignored by the addicts.
From Snorting Cocaine To Smoking Crack
Generally one has to be introduced by someone in the disguise of being adventurous or cool. Many people have been addicted to Cocaine before they try crack out. Crack is more pocket friendly than cocaine which is why many addicts switch i.e. it's a more economical option. The cost makes it more available to people especially in the more susceptible situations. At a glance crack is cheap but in real sense given the number of hits an addict needs to survive there is nothing economical to it.
Crack Abuse Statistics
Statistics about crack abuse are just evaluations based on some available facts since crack is an illicit drug.
Quitting The Crack Abuse
Proper treatment can help bring an addict's brain into normal, healthy state the same way that crack previously wired it's brain to feel that the only life enjoyment can be found in the crack. If you or your loved one is struggling with crack addiction, get help immediately.