COCA COLA USED TO CONTAIN COCAINE

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Coca-Cola, worlds’ most famous drink that you can find anywhere apart from Cuba and North Korea. Even in places where few people can find clean drinking water you can buy it. What Coca-Cola company does not what you to know is that it used to contain cocaine. Its name comes from two “medical” ingredients: “Coca” which came from the coca leaf and “Cola” from the Kola nut. Originally it used to be marketed as a medicine which claimed to cure anything, including headaches and impotence. Company cut out active cocaine ingredient after drink was accused to cause similar effects to cocaine and morphine.


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