Cocaine

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1. What is an example of a psychological dependency on cocaine?

  • Urges to use cocaine when they're in specific surroundings or socialising with friends
  • When the user's body adapts to cocaine and cannot biologically function without it
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2. What is an example of a physical effect of cocaine?

  • Greatly increased heart rate
  • Greatly decreased heart rate
  • Massive appetite
  • Slowed breathing

3. What is an example of a withdrawal symptom from cocaine?

  • Increased concentration
  • Agitation and restless behaviour
  • Intense euphoria

4. Cocaine modifies the action of which neurotransmitter?

  • Endorphin
  • Noradrenaline
  • Dopamine
  • Adrenaline

5. What is an example of a psychological effect of cocaine?

  • Intense, short lived bout of euphoria
  • Long-lasting happiness
  • Clear, un-interruptable focus
  • Stable moods

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