08 Oct The Long Term and Harmful Effects of Sniffing Cocaine
Cocaine is an expensive drug. It is a known drug choice of wealthy business professionals and executives. You may think twice about your cocaine use after reading about the harmful effects of what this drug can do to you.
Some effects of cocaine are: severe depression, liver and kidney damage, tooth decay, nose tissue destruction, mood disturbance, high blood pressure which can lead to a heart attack, permanent damage to brain.
A lot of spouses of cocaine addicts say that their spouse becomes physically and verbally abusive. This drug is so powerful that even taking it one time can cause an addiction. It can actually make a person become psychotic.
Cocaine can drain you financially. It can cost you as much as $60.00 to $80.00 per gram in NYC. If you bought a gram of cocaine a day, it can cost you as much as $25,500 per year or $91,250 for an eight ball. If you are arrested, you can receive a federal penalty for around year or longer. Rapper Flavor Flav recently wrote in his memoir entitled, Flavor Flav: The Icon The Memoir that he used to spend thousands of dollars a day on his cocaine habit. Over the course of six years, he spent 5.7 million dollars.
According to the website www.indepthprogram.com, cocaine kills around 10,000 people each year in the United States. Cocaine tightens your blood vessels and causes other bodily problems.
Other celebrities like Bobbi Kristina may have died of a heroin overdose according to her former roommate Mason Whitaker. According to Ibtimes.com, she said that Bobbi Kristina bought a bad batch of heroin.