Heroin is a white or brown powder made from opium poppies. Users may snort, smoke or inject the highly addictive depressant.
It impairs the thinking process impairing the decision making process.
Heroin enters the brain immediately
Users need more each time to achieve the same high
Heroin’s impact varies when taken with alcohol or other drugs, making it very unpredictable
Common street names: brown sugar, dope, H, horse, junk, skag, skunk, smack, white horse