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Crack

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Krista Culpepper

on 27 April 2010

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Crack Cocaine What is it? Crack is a strong central nervous system stimulant.
Crack Cocaine is really Powdered Hydrochloride Salt. How does it enter the body? Crack can be snorted, injected, or smoked. What are some common
street names for Crack Cocaine? -Freebase
-Rooster
-Tornado
-Binger What are Short Term Effects for the use of Crack? Krista Culpepper Constricts blood vessels, dilateds pupils, and increases body temperature, heart rate, and blood pressure. What are some Long Term Effects for the use of Crack? People that use crack start having problems with their memory. And problems with hand-eye coordination. People that use crack also become Hallucinative and have flashbacks. Who uses Crack? About 2.1% of 8th graders use Crack. 2.3% of 10th graders and 3.2% of 12th graders do Crack. Are there any medical uses for Crack? Crack used to be used in surgery
for anestics and to limit the risk of bleeding. Today there are no real medical uses for Crack Cocaine. Interesting Facts -The name "crack" comes from the
crackling sound it makes when heated.
-Crack is a strong central nervous system stimulant.
-High from snorting: 15-30 min.
-High from smoking:5-10 min. References
www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/cocaine.html
www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/crack/crack-ff.html
www.netwellness.org/question.cfm/35653.htm
http://www.nida.nih.gov/pdf/infofacts/cocaine07.pdf
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