E3S Web Conf.
Volume 309, 20213rd International Conference on Design and Manufacturing Aspects for Sustainable Energy (ICMED-ICMPC 2021)
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Published online||07 October 2021|
Addiction of drugs like Cocaine and Opium - A Review
Department of Chemistry, University Institute of Science, Chandigarh University, Gharuan -140413 Mohali Punjab India
Cocaine is an addictive drug. Thousands of years ago it made by South America from leaves of coca plant. It is also known as a coke. It appears as a fine white crystalline powder. Surgeons used it to block pain, before the development of synthetic local aesthetic. There is no pharmacological treatment for that addiction. It impact on a genetic factor and brain. It also consists as a brain disease, which effects directly on a neuropath ways of brain and it modified the various enviourment factors like; epigenetic, hinges, mentality, social influences, etc. its addiction can developed quickly even after trying a few times. These drugs quickly affected health like; psychological effects, physical effects and mentally effects or any other diseases. All stimulants function as an extracellular concentration of dopamine, norpinephirine and serotonin which can induce symptoms such; paranoia, panic, hallucination, aggression, irritability, anxiety, depression, poor judgement, repeated or aberrant behaviour. Some physical effects of this medication are harmful weight loss; raise heart rate, nausea, abdomen pain, headaches, chest discomfort, heart arrhythmia, heart attack, seizure, stroke and many more such ailments. These drugs can block the transport of these neurotransmitters.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2021
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.