Is cocaine classified as a Stimulant, Depressant, Hallucinogen or Narcotic?

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Feb 23, 2016

Answer:

Cocaine, also known as benzoylmethylecgonine or coke, is a strong stimulant mostly used as a recreational drug.

Explanation:

Pomara, C; Cassano, T; D'Errico, S; Bello, S; Romano, AD; Riezzo, I; Serviddio, G (2012). " Data available on the extent of cocaine use and dependence: biochemistry, pharmacologic effects and global burden of disease of cocaine abusers. ". Current medicinal chemistry 19 (33): 5647–57. apud Wikipedia contributors, ' Cocaine ', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 21 February 2016