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 ...
In the short time between the isolation of pure cocaine powder from the coca leaf
... During this first trial I experienced a short period of toxic effects, which did not ...
This is often accompanied by a rumbling which must originate from high up in ...
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).
Apr 2, 2013 ... COLOMBIAN police poking around a shipment of bricks bound for Honduras last
month discovered half a tonne of cocaine hidden within the ...
Dried coca leaves contain up to 1 % cocaine. They are processed into cocaine
hydrochloride in clandestine laboratories.