Estudio de cocaína en los decomisos ilícitos incautados en la comunidad autónoma de Castilla y León

  1. María Jesús Cuesta Lozano
Supervised by:
  1. Jesús Tejedor Muñoz Director
  2. Juana Benedí González Director

Defence university: Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Year of defence: 2021

  1. Irene Iglesias Peinado Chair
  2. María del Carmen Lozano Estevan Secretary
  3. Maria Aranzazu Sanchez Calabuig Committee member
  4. Pablo Veiga Herreros Committee member
  5. Marta Soler Soneira Committee member
  1. Farmacología, Farmacognosia y Botánica

Type: Thesis


The sporadic or chronic use of cocaine causes serious effects on the health of users. It can be aggravated by polydrug use, the presence of adulterants or the increase of drug purity on the street. Its consumption continues to be a major public health problem.Cocaine has become the reference stimulant for many European drug users due to its increased availability and purity. In recent years, the manufactured cocaine and the quantities of seized cocaine have reached maximum levels.It is essential to know the drug, the prevalence, and the profile of users to design and evaluate prevention and treatment policies. This study aims to expand the knowledge of cocaine, its market and consumption, through the analysis of seizures in the Autonomous Community of Castilla y León...