Cocaine, also known as coke, is a strong stimulant mostly used as a recreational
drug. ..... The origin of the name "crack" comes from the "crackling" sound (and
hence the onomat...
Coca is one of the oldest, most potent and most dangerous stimulants of natural
origin. Three thousand years before the birth of Christ, ancient Incas in the ...
Some did it through personal testimonials that ran in printed pages across the
nation. Others (in particular the silent film stars) promoted cocaine's acceptability
Feb 23, 2013 ... It was the scourge of the '80's and '90s, but how did crack cocaine come about?
Where was it found and how did it get to where it is now?
Jul 22, 2011 ... Long before drug cartels, crack wars and TV shows about addiction, cocaine was
promoted as a wonder drug, sold as a cure-all and praised by ...
it is important to know the location of its origin. Cocaine in its various forms is
derived from the coca plant which is native to the high mountain ranges of South
Sep 17, 2012 ... Name and Origin. Being derived from the leaves of the coca plant, it is a
crystalline tropane alkaloid, and its name is derived from “coca” and ...
Mar 29, 2013 ... used under the public domain from SAMHSA TIP 33 Cocaine ... potent stimulants
of natural origin (Drug Enforcement Agency [DEA], 1995).
May 31, 2015 ... "Middle-class whites worried that soft drinks were contributing to what they saw
as exploding cocaine use among African-Americans. Southern ...
Dried coca leaves contain up to 1 % cocaine. They are processed into cocaine
hydrochloride in clandestine laboratories.