Effects of Crack Cocaine

Man using crack cocaine

When a person says something really strange, we’ve all heard someone say, “What are you, on crack?” While it’s not a good thing to say, it is born from the fact that crack cocaine can really screw up a user’s brain and thinking.

Crack cocaine is cheap, nasty, highly addictive and deadly. It doesn’t take long to notice the signs that someone has been using it.

Effects and Signs of Crack Cocaine

Straight after taking crack, a person will get really talkative and overly energetic, while heart rate and blood pressure will skyrocket. He or she will have dilated pupils and be unable to sleep. Other effects place huge stress on the central nervous system and internal organs. read more…