Cocaine primarily exerts its effects by _____.
a. promoting the production of serotonin
b. mimicking endorphins
c. blocking the reuptake of dopamine
d. destroying GABA
Cocaine can start working its potent mental effects within mere seconds. This would offer the user the next while, up to around an hour or so but depending on how the coke is taken, to feel better than average people.
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Cocaine is an addictive, illicit drug that runs rampant in the U.S., despite it being produced outside of the country. Learn how innocuous coca plants are processed in labs to create the powder and crack variants of this dangerous drug.