Slang for Cocaine Common Street Names You Need to Know

Common Slang for Cocaine

The list of street names for cocaine is long and ever evolving. Some of the more common names play on the effects of cocaine or what cocaine looks like. There are also a variety of names for using cocaine mixed with other drugs and when using different varieties, like crack cocaine.

What are slang names for cocaine?

  • Apache
  • Big C
  • Blonde
  • Blow
  • Candy
  • Florida Snow
  • Love Affair
  • Mexican Percocet
  • Scottie
  • White Girl
  • Zip

What are slang names for crack cocaine?

  • Black Rock
  • Dice
  • Gravel
  • Ice Cubes
  • Nuggets
  • RIP
  • White Tornado

Slang playing on the word cocaine

Many of the more popular nicknames for cocaine come from the word itself. While these are likely the slang terms you’ll hear in Hollywood, it’s not likely someone actually trying to conceal their cocaine use will use these types of names:

  • Big C
  • C Dust
  • Coca
  • Coconut
  • Coke
  • Cola

Nicknames for cocaine based on the effects

Other ways of referring to ‘coke’ include nicknames based on the effects people describe after using it. These nicknames typically revolve around the euphoric effects rather than the negative effects of using cocaine.

  • Big Rush
  • Friskie Powder
  • Glad Stuff
  • Happy Dust
  • Love Affair
  • Nose Candy
  • Paradise

Cocaine slang based on the look/origin

People will also refer to cocaine by a name describing the look or the drug or original origins of the drug. Cocaine was derived from the leaves of a South American coca plant.

  • Coca
  • Leaf
  • Peruvian Lady
  • Inca Message
  • Big Flake
  • Icing
  • Paradise White
  • Pearl
  • Pressed Pills
  • Snow Cone
  • Snowflake
  • White Lady
  • White Mosquito

Street names for cocaine mixed with other drugs

While there is a never ending list of names for cocaine, there’s an even longer list of names when cocaine is mixed with other drugs. Here are a few of the most common:

Cocaine mixed with marijuana: Bazooka, Candy Sticks

Cocaine mixed with heroin: Beach; Belushi, Speedball

Cocaine mixed with PCP: Space, Whack, Space Dust

Cocaine mixed with meth: Croak

Cocaine mixed with tobacco: Coolie, Geek-Joint

Cocaine mixed with heroin, meth, benzos, and alcohol: Five way

Crack cocaine mixed with fentanyl: Dirty Fentanyl, Takeover

Recovering from a Cocaine Addiction

If you’ve found yourself searching for common street names for cocaine, you likely have a loved one who is struggling with cocaine addiction.

There are numerous cocaine addiction treatment programs around the world focused on helping people overcome their addiction – making words like coke, big flake, and happy dust a rarity in conversation. Rehab does work if your loved one is ready for treatment with many successfully staying sober months and years later.

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