Heroin is an opioid pain killer. It is also used less commonly as a cough
suppressant and as an ...... By the mid-1920s, heroin production had been made
illegal in many parts of the world. An illega...
Heroin Timeline Information presented as a public service by Narconon
International. ... 1924 Heroin Act - made manufacture and possession of heroin
These drugs became illegal nationally with the passage of the Harrison ... Then
the US Government just made the terms of the taxes and licenses impossible to
meet. ... Great Dangers of Heroin - NY Times, January 22,1914 · Boys Wrecked
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
Cover image linked to printable Heroin Fast Facts brochure. ... Is heroin illegal? ...
heroin is produced from morphine, which is a principal component of opium.
Jan 6, 2013 ... So why is heroin outside of the picture and made illegal. Some say its because it
can be made on the streets...but so can morphine and plenty ...
In 1898 a German chemical company launched a new medicine called 'Heroin'. A
hundred years later, this drug is flooding illegally into Britain in record ...
In 1799, all opium trade was banned in China, but by then millions of Chinese
were addicted. In some coastal provinces, 90% of Chinese adults were opium ...
Dec 1, 2014 ... The 1914 Harrison Narcotics Tax Act effectively outlawed the drug .... Heroin
used to be legal, until it became apparent that it is more addictive ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... Peaches Geldof, drug addiction, and a very brief history of heroin .... Its outlawed
use had pushed manufacturers underground, and the purity of ...