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. Crack comes in form of "rocks" which is created when the original mix of ammonia or baking soda with Cocaine powder dries off. While others use aluminium wrapping or tin cans (for soft drinks) to evaporate and then smoke it, most people use a pipe made of glass.
Crack Cocaine makes popping sound when being heated. Therefore, it is called crack Cocaine. There are other names to call this substance; they are: rock (s), kryptonite, sleet, cookies, and sleet. But people often call it crack.
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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. Nevertheless, the high goes as quickly as it comes.
Being very potent and the duration of the high in this form, the user is more likely to overdose. Overdose can happen even for first-time users of the substance.
The following the side effects of using crack Cocaine:
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.
Enlarged pupils and perspiration are warning signs of when one has taken too much. The ones who overdose will feel a high level of anxiety. Aggressiveness will also occur. Worse than that, seizures and/or hallucinations can affect the users too. The pre-existence of kidney issues and blood pressure exacerbates the fatal risks from smoking crack Cocaine.
Crack Cocaine Dependency
Ordinary Cocaine is far less addictive and strong than crack Cocaine. Most people get addicted to crack Cocaine since the very first try. Moreover, the addiction grows very fast within them. In a very short time, crack Cocaine becomes the main need to them. It keeps you chasing to high which is fleeting. With every passing day, the addicts need crack just to stay normal and that means that dependency has evolved.
From there it is a vicious cycle of highs and lows and more use rendering one a slave to the drug. 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.
Once hooked all the addict can think about is their next fix and this becomes the centre of their very existence. A crack Cocaine dependent is predisposed to overlook the bad consequences of substance abuse.
What Attracts People To Crack Cocaine
Smoking of crack Cocaine is more likely done by existing Cocaine users. Addicts with Cocaine dependency problems are more likely to become crack users. Crack has a pretty low cost compared with Cocaine that is also called a drug for the rich. That is why almost anyone who can't afford the rich man's drug is able to buy crack Cocaine. Although crack Cocaine is relatively affordable, crack users still spend more and more money to sustain their addiction.
Crack Abuse Statistics
Due to its illicit nature, figures of crack Cocaine cases are mostly based on surveys and estimation.
How To Break An Addiction To Crack
While using crack, your mindset has been changed completely into thinking that you can not be 'normal' without it or that you can not be happy without it. Let it be known to you that that mindset can be turned around into its normal state. The only way to do it is to be drug free by following proper treatment. Step up and change your life now.