Cocaine (Causes)

Cocaine is an "upper" (stimulant) that gives its user a false sense of limitless power and energy. When users come down, they are usually depressed, edgy, and craving more. No one can predict whether he or she will become dependent and addicted, or whether the next dose will be deadly.

Cocaine. Last reviewed 12/31/1969
  • National Institute of Drug Abuse
  • American Council for Drug Education