cocaine recovery

Symptoms of Cocaine Use and Abuse - Cocaine RehabOf the many recreational drugs available, cocaine is one of the most addictive substances that has become prevalent in the United States. At least four years ago, the Drug Abuse Warning Network reported that almost 500,000 cases of emergencies in hospitals were attributed to cocaine use, and the numbers have undoubtedly risen since that time.

Without question, cocaine use has become a highly serious issue. To aid in addiction recovery, here are some symptoms of cocaine use that may be helpful in identifying a cocaine user among those you know.

  • Runny or bloody nose – Snorting or sniffing is one of the more popular ways to ingest cocaine. This is often depicted in pop culture media with the user sniffing a line of cocaine using a rolled up currency note or other piece of paper. Chronic cocaine use via this method can lead to permanent damage of both the nasal area and the respiratory system. Users can also experience read more…