Of all the substances that cause individuals in San Diego and across the nation to enter drug rehab, few are more notorious than cocaine. Cocaine is one of the most addictive and deadly drugs on the market today, and despite legal efforts to contain its use, cocaine-related deaths have actually increased in the United States over the past few years. The intensity of an addiction to cocaine has serious consequences both for the addict and for their friends and loved ones. The following infographic covers just a few of the statistics behind cocaine use and its serious side effects.
According to results from the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, approximately 20.4 million adults aged 18 years or older needed substance use