Cocaine addiction: Introduction
Cocaine addiction: An uncontrollable desire to use cocaine on a regular basis. Chronic cocaine use can lead to dependency in as little as two weeks. Frequent use leads to an increased tolerance to the drug so higher and higher doses are required to achieve the desired euphoric feeling.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Cocaine addiction is available below.
Symptoms of Cocaine addiction
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symptoms of Cocaine addiction
Treatments for Cocaine addiction
- Cognitive behavioural therapy, Motivational therapy, Addiction treatment programs, Counselling
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Cocaine addiction:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
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Cocaine addiction: Complications
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Causes of Cocaine addiction
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Cocaine addiction: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Cocaine addiction
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was initially misdiagnosed...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or
have a delayed diagnosis.
See misdiagnosis...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be overlooked.
See misdiagnosis of...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed ...read more »
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Cocaine addiction: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Cocaine addiction
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Cocaine addiction: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cocaine addiction
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Cocaine addiction: Broader Related Topics
Types of Cocaine addiction
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