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Categories: Intoxicants and Sun Strokes

The drug is taken as a snuff, hypodermically, or in sprays
and often the habit is formed when given as sprays, etc., in disease.

Symptoms. Large doses cause great excitement, sometimes convulsions,

followed by weak heart and respiratory weakness, general prostration,

convulsions and coma.

The cocaine habit causes emaciation, anemia, disturbances of the stomach,

etc., disordered heart action, weakness of the body and mind, nervous and

great depravity.

Treatment. Same as for the morphine habit.