And cocaine claims another: Whitney Houston drowned, with cocaine fresh in her system, following a possible heart attack, according to her newly-released initial autopsy report. Cocaine is the most deadly drug in America…more so than heroin. There is no known safe dose of cocaine. Combining it with alcohol puts you at an alarmingly greater risk. It can kill people on their first use or their 10,000th … Continue reading

So it looks like the combination of cocaine and alcohol has taken another musician’s life. Here are the facts about combining cocaine and alcohol: In 74% of cocaine-related fatalities in the United States, another drug, usually alcohol, had been co-ingested. The addition of alcohol to cocaine increases the risk of sudden death 25-fold. Cocaine is the most frequently reported substance associated with drug abuse or … Continue reading

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Medical examiner cites cocaine toxicity, alcohol in death of Memphis musician Jay Reatard

And cocaine tragically ends the life of another promising artist…RIP. Again: Here are other good cocaine-related facts: In 74% of cocaine-related fatalities in the United States, another drug, usually alcohol, had been co-ingested. The addition of alcohol to cocaine increases the risk of sudden death 25-fold. Of patients with cocaine-induced heart attack, 38% had normal coronary arteries. More than two thirds were moderate-to-heavy cigarette smokers (>1-2 … Continue reading Medical examiner cites cocaine toxicity, alcohol in death of Memphis musician Jay Reatard