Cocaine Facts – 65 Totally Insane Facts about Cocaine

Cocaine Facts

Between 1 and 3 percent of people in the developed world use cocaine at some point in their life.

There was a budget for cocaine while shooting “The Blues Brothers” movie.

Cocaine is also known as white lady, nose candy, Charlie and stardust.

A gram of cocaine costs 9 Euros in Brazil, but 207 Euros in Australia.

Cocaine was first used in the U.S. in the 1880s, where it was uses and an anesthetic for nose, eye and throat operations.

Speedball cocaine is one of the deadliest forms of cocaine. It is a mixture of cocaine and heroin.

Cocaine is extremely addictive, and frequent users generally require more and more hits to produce the same high.

Coca plant is honored by the Incas as being sacred or magical.

Columbia is the world’s leading producer of cocaine until 2012.

Cocaine is responsible for up to 10% of cases seen by emergency medical staff in U.S.