The origins of the present international illegal heroin trade can be traced back to
laws passed in many countries in the early ...
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International. History of heroin.
Opium, the first opioid, is derived from the sap of opium poppies, whose growth
and cultivation dates back to the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia around ...
Jul 21, 2014 ... Heroin's fall in status to scourge of society didn't happen overnight, though, and
the drug's history—and our dramatically evolving views of ...
Mar 25, 2013 ... Heroin is perhaps the most notorious of the opiates. Highly addictive and
synonymous with the so-called druggies on the street, it's a drug that ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... 10 Startling Facts About the History of Heroin. In the latter half of the 19th century,
it was hailed as something of a wonder drug.
Acta Pharm Hung. 2001 Aug;71(2):233-42. [The history of heroin]. [Article in
Hungarian]. Hosztafi S. The discovery of heroin and the development of heroin ...
Where did heroin come from? What was it first used for? Learn about heroin's
medical beginnings and how it came to be the dangerous drug we know today.
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 ...
Heroin, which has been used for both medicinal and recreational purposes, is
one of the strongest and most addictive drugs. Learn the history of heroi.