The Effects

  • Heroin is a powerful opiate
  • Users will feel extremely relaxed, sleepy, euphoric and free of any stress or anxiety
  • This will then become a feeling of calm and relaxation

The Risks

  • Highly addictive
  • Suppresses appetite and dehydrates the body
  • Risk of contracting diseases such as HIV from dirty needles
  • Overdose can lead to death

The Law

  • Class A drug
  • Up to 7 years in prison and an unlimited fine for possession
  • Up to life and unlimited fine for supply

Street Names

  • Brown
  • Skag
  • H
  • Horse
  • Gear
  • Smack