Heroin (diacetylmorphine or morphine diacetate, also known as diamorphine (
BAN, INN)) and commonly known by its street names of H, smack, boy, horse, ...
Prescription Opioid Abuse: A First Step to Heroin Use? Prescription opioid pain
medications such as Oxycontin and Vicodin can have effects similar to heroin ...
Heroin is a highly addictive, illegal drug. It is used by millions of addicts around
the world who are unable to overcome the urge to continue taking this drug every
These are photos of heroin
powder confiscated by the US Drug Enforcement Agency. Note the variation in color. The penny is included to indicate size of the sample. More »
Heroin is a white or brown powder or a black, sticky goo. It's made from morphine
, a natural substance in the seedpod of the Asian poppy plant. It can be mixed ...
Heroin can be used in a variety of ways, depending on user preference and the
purity of the drug. Heroin can be injected into a vein (“mainlining”), injected into a
Heroin (diacetylmorphine) is derived from the morphine alkaloid found in opium
and is roughly 2-3 times more potent. A highly addictive drug, heroin exhibits ...
The history of heroin in society, the effects of heroin and the risks of heroin use.
2 days ago ... She had tried heroin for the first time at 21, four years ago, and for a long while, it
remained an occasional thing. But she needed more and ...