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Cocaine addiction

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

Treatments for Cocaine addiction

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy, Motivational therapy, Addiction treatment programs, Counselling
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Cocaine addiction?

Cocaine addiction: Complications

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Causes of Cocaine addiction

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Cocaine addiction: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Cocaine addiction

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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 more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be 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 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 more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed more »

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

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More information about Cocaine addiction

  1. Cocaine addiction: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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