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Heroin

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Heroin is an opioid pain killer. It is also used less commonly as a cough suppressant and as an ... Heroin was first made by C. R. Alder Wright in 1874 by adding two acetyl groups to the molecule mo...

What is Heroin? How is Heroin Made? What is Heroin Made of ...

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Heroin (like opium and morphine) is made from the resin of poppy plants. Milky, sap-like opium is first removed from the pod of the poppy flower. This opium is ...

How is Heroin Made? - HealthyPlace

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Jan 17, 2012 ... However, heroin is a semi-synthetic opiate as heroin is made not directly from ... Opium and morphine, from which heroin is made, come from a ...

Transforming Opium Poppies Into Heroin | FRONTLINE | PBS

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Heroin's long journey to America's streets begins with the planting of the ... Burma's 1996 share of more than 2500 tons made it, far and away, the world leader.

Opium Poppy: Production & Distrubution

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Two thousand tons of opium are produced annually and this supplies the world with ... The majority of the world's heroin is produced using the Southwest Asian ...

Erowid Poppy Vault : From Flowers to Heroin

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Heroin is derived from raw opium gum, which is produced only by the opium poppy plant, although other varieties of poppy exist. The California, Flanders, and  ...

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Jul 31, 2013 ... However there has been feces found in tar heroin, mersa and many ... I read in Time Magazine that chemists who make REAL heroin have a ...

What is heroin and how is it used? | National Institute on Drug Abuse ...

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Heroin is an illegal, highly addictive drug processed from morphine, ... hard like coal and is predominantly produced in Mexico and sold in U.S. areas west of the  ...

Heroin Facts and Effects | Drug Policy Alliance

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The history of heroin in society, the effects of heroin and the risks of heroin use. ... See the victories our supporters made possible in 2015. View the interactive ...

heroin | drug | Britannica.com

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Highly addictive morphine derivative that makes up a large portion of the illicit traffic in narcotics. Heroin is made by treating morphine with acetic anhydride; the  ...

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Opiophilia: How Heroin is Made

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Dec 21, 2012 ... This review of a heroin manufacturing process uses images from Afghanistan, though opium poppies grow all over the world and the process of ...

Home-brew heroin: soon anyone will be able to make illegal drugs ...

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May 18, 2015 ... Home-brew heroin: soon anyone will be able to make illegal drugs ... He now thinks a low-yielding strain could be made in two or three years.

Researchers figure out how to make home-made heroin without ...

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May 19, 2015 ... Researchers in the US have figured out how to make 'home-made' heroin using a modified form of sugar-fed yeast and an enzyme extracted ...