All about crack cocaine. Crack is names so because when you smoke it, it makes a crackling sound, due to the Baking Soda that it is made with. It’s color can be:
- Creamy Yellow
- Light brown
It can either be crumbly, oily or rock hard like a crystal. It’s texture will depend on how it was manufactured.
Free Base Form of Cocaine
It’s a free base form of cocaine that can be smoked. It offers a short but intense high to smokers making it the most addictive substance on earth, even more so than cocaine. Crack cocaine is commonly used as a recreational drug.
This newly created crack first saw widespread use decades ago. Rampant in impoverished inner city neighbourhoods. New York, Los Angeles, and Miami we the hardest hit in late 1984 and 1985. Its rapid increase in use and availability is sometimes termed as the crack epidemic. Crime rates greatly increased in this already troubled areas. Nothing like crack has ever been so damaging to society in such a short period of time.
Potent Coca Extraction
Crack is the most potent coca extraction. Cocaine was already a highly concentrated form the coca leaf. But humans like to take everything to the ultimate extreme. When you concentrate cocaine further, you get crack cocaine.
Effects of Crack Cocaine
Crack cocaine is commonly used as a recreational drug. Effects of crack cocaine include euphoria, supreme confidence, loss of appetite, insomnia, alertness, increased energy, a craving for more cocaine, and potential paranoia when you’re coming down.
Die From Crack After First Use
The short-term physiological effects of cocaine include constricted blood vessels, dilated pupils, and increased temperature, heart rate, and blood pressure. Some users of cocaine report feelings of restlessness, irritability, and anxiety. In rare instances, sudden death can occur on the first use of cocaine or unexpectedly thereafter. Cocaine-related deaths are often a result of cardiac arrest or seizures followed by respiratory arrest.