Cocaine, effects, toxicity, withdrawal, abuse potential of ..
Cocaine, effects, toxicity, withdrawal, abuse potential of various drugs

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School
Colorado State University
Department
Biomedical Science
Course
BMS 450
Professor
Douglas Ishii
Semester
Spring

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6 MarchCocaine HistoryAndesSpanish conquistadorsDispel fatigue and hungersilver minesMurianiss coca wine FreudGerman chemists 1920sWWII Germany Japan USA stockpiles2 million postwar amphetamine addictsCocaine ExtractionCoca leaves are stripped from the plant and mincedAlcohol gasoline kerosene or other solvent to extract cocaine from the leavesCocaine StatisticsAbout 600 tons global consumption 300 tons USAGlobal trade 5080 billion53 million used it at least once in USA in 2008 15 million people are addicted or heavy usersOn any given day 250000 addicts are enrolled in treatment and 11500 centers provide treatment2 billion total treatment cost per yearCompoundsAmphetaminesAmphetamine sulfate BenzedrineDextroamphetamine Dexedrine
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