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HEROIN
By: Paris Thompson
What is Heroin?
• Heroin is made from the Resin of Poppy
plants. A milky sap-like liquid Opium is
removed from the pod of ...
StreetNames For Heroin
• Big H
• BOY
• Brown Sugar
• Capital H
• Nose Drops
• China White
• Chiva
• Dead on Arrival
• Skag...
Mixes
• Heroin is/can be mixed with Sugar, starch, or
quinine
• More risks occur when Heroin is mixed w/
poisons such as S...
Heroin-Human Body
People who stop using Heroin experience these
withdraw symptoms----->
• Heroin Cravings
• Restlessness
•...
HeroinInjectionEffects
Chronic users who Inject heroin risk  
• Scarred or Collapsed Veins
• Infection of the Heart Valv...
Long TermEffects
• Bad Teeth
• Inflammation of the gums
• Cold sweats
• Weakening of the immune
system
• Coma
• Reduced Se...
Short TermEffects
After the first dose of
heroin you will have

• A sudden rush
• Warming of the skin
• Dry Mouth
• Drow...
Heroin Laws/Consequences
• If you have a possession of the drug, you can
spend 7 years in jail or a $7,000 fine
• If you a...
Opiate Treatment
• Mediate Opiate Detox will offer prescription
medication to ease the withdraw symptoms. Using the
presc...
New Heroin Made in Russia
• Russia has the highest amount of heroin users in the
world.
• Krokadil makes your flesh rott.
...
Work Cited Page
• www.Drugfreeworld.org
• www.drugfree.org
• http://www.youtube.com/user/DJMichaelOrtega
• www.nida.nih.go...
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  1. 1. HEROIN By: Paris Thompson
  2. 2. What is Heroin? • Heroin is made from the Resin of Poppy plants. A milky sap-like liquid Opium is removed from the pod of the poppy flower, which is how you get Morphine. The Morphine makes the different types of heroin. • Heroin is Illegal and appears #1 under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) because it doesn’t serve any medical purpose in the US.
  3. 3. StreetNames For Heroin • Big H • BOY • Brown Sugar • Capital H • Nose Drops • China White • Chiva • Dead on Arrival • Skags • Diesel • Dope • Eighth • Good H • H • Hell Dust • Horse • Mexican Horse • Junk • Mud • Muc • Poppy • Smack • Thunder • Train • White Junk • Tar
  4. 4. Mixes • Heroin is/can be mixed with Sugar, starch, or quinine • More risks occur when Heroin is mixed w/ poisons such as Strychnine. • Strychnine---A white, odorless, bitter crystalline powder that comes from a natural source of a plant that can be found in Southern Asia and Australia (Strychnosnux Vomica) • Strychnine is most likely known to be mixed with Heroin.
  5. 5. Heroin-Human Body People who stop using Heroin experience these withdraw symptoms-----> • Heroin Cravings • Restlessness • Muscle and Bone Pain • Vomiting Heroin users expose themselves to HIV, Hepatitis B,C and other blood-borne Diseases.
  6. 6. HeroinInjectionEffects Chronic users who Inject heroin risk   • Scarred or Collapsed Veins • Infection of the Heart Valves • Abscesses---- A painful collection of pus in any part of organic structure caused by bacterial infection. • Necrosis • Pneumonia • Tuberculosis • Liver/ Kidney Disease
  7. 7. Long TermEffects • Bad Teeth • Inflammation of the gums • Cold sweats • Weakening of the immune system • Coma • Reduced Sex capacity and impotence in men • Mestrual disturbance in women • Orgasm(women & men) • Lost of Memory • Pestules on the face- Pimple like blisters containing pus. • Lost of appetite • Insomnia- Trouble falling asleep or staying asleep through the night.
  8. 8. Short TermEffects After the first dose of heroin you will have  • A sudden rush • Warming of the skin • Dry Mouth • Drowsiness • Slurred speech • Slow walk • Severe itching • Constricted pupils • Droopy Eyelids • Impaired Night Vision • Vomitting • Constipation
  9. 9. Heroin Laws/Consequences • If you have a possession of the drug, you can spend 7 years in jail or a $7,000 fine • If you are a dealer selling or trying to sell, you can have 5 years to life or a $25,000 fine • If you are Stoned(high) in a public place, you can get 6 months in jail or a $3,000 fine.
  10. 10. Opiate Treatment • Mediate Opiate Detox will offer prescription medication to ease the withdraw symptoms. Using the prescription is like giving an Addict drugs which causes them to stay on drugs. • Natural Opiate Detox which is similar to child birth. Counseling and Group Therapy is included in this process. Even though there are treatments for heroin, you still will get cravings and may not want to go through pain, it causes most users to reuse it.
  11. 11. New Heroin Made in Russia • Russia has the highest amount of heroin users in the world. • Krokadil makes your flesh rott. • Krokadil is a Home-made drug. Its Synthetic and is powerful than heroin. • The majority of the users keep using it until they rot to death. Picture MOST OF RUSSIA’S POPULATION AS ZOMBIES, because THAT’S WHAT THEY LOOK LIKE DURING THE ADDICTION o.o
  12. 12. Work Cited Page • www.Drugfreeworld.org • www.drugfree.org • http://www.youtube.com/user/DJMichaelOrtega • www.nida.nih.gov • http://www.opiatetreatment.org/ • www.heroinaddiction.ws • www.justice.gov • www.carondelet.net/Drugs/Heroine/legal_consequenc es.htm • http://www.dangerousminds.net/comments/krokodil_ the_drug_that_literally_eats_junkies
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