Heroin, also known as diamorphine among other names, is an opiate typically
used as a ... Heroin was first made by C. R. Alder Wright in 1874 from morphine,
a natural product of the opium poppy. Int...
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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
Jan 25, 2006 ... As recently as the 1950s, heroin was a popular medicine prescribed by ... By
contrast, in the US, where heroin was outlawed in 1925, it was ...
Cover image linked to printable Heroin Fast Facts brochure. ... Is heroin illegal? ...
heroin is produced from morphine, which is a principal component of opium.
Individual cities and states made the use of heroin and other opiates illegal as
they saw fit for their community before 1890. In general, the focus of these laws ...
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 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 ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... Although the UK made the drug illegal in 1926, doctors could—and still can—
prescribe it ... Heroin was originally called tetra acetyl morphine.
Apr 15, 2016 ... In fact, the reasons that drugs like heroin, cocaine, marijuana and others are ...
Cocaine was criminalized for similar reasons, only this time the ...