Heroin is a drug made from morphine. A small dose gives the user a feeling of warmth and well-being, bigger doses can make you sleepy and very relaxed, but the first dose of heroin can bring about dizziness and vomiting.
‘Street’ heroin sold as ‘brown’ is sometimes now used by clubbers as a chill out drug after a big night out.
Heroin is highly addictive and people can quickly get hooked.
Using heroin and alcohol together can lead to death, true or false?
If heroin is taken with other drugs, including alcohol, an overdose is more likely.
Heroin is highly addictive, true or false?
Heroin is highly addictive and people can quickly become very dependent on it. Over time, the effects of heroin on the brain cause cravings and a strong drive to keep on using. As heroin is used on a regular basis, the body builds up a tolerance, so that users have to start taking more and more. Initially this increase in dose is needed just to get the same high, but then it is needed to feel 'normal', and in time, it is required to avoid very unpleasant withdrawal symptoms.
Using heroin can make you feel warm and relaxed, true or false
A small dose of heroin gives the user a feeling of warmth and well-being, bigger doses can make you sleepy and very relaxed, but first using it can bring about dizziness and vomiting.
The effects of heroin lasts for...
The effects of heroin can last for a number of hours so it is important to be careful using any other drugs or alcohol in that time.
Supplying someone heroin can result in...
Supplying someone else, even your friends, can get you up to life imprisonment and/or an unlimited fine. Allowing other people to supply drugs in your house or any other premises is illegal.
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