Significant Facts About Heroin

    Opium Morphine and Heroin Opium comes from the sap of the papaver somniferum poppy plant. Morphine comes from opium and heroin is derived from morphine. Heroin is manufactured differently by different drug syndicates, which is why

Does Heroin Affect Testosterone?

Testosterone is an essential component of a person's sexual health. That is why it's important to understand the full impact that heroin plays on testosterone levels.   Androgens and Testosterone Androgens are sex steroid hormones. They are m

The Primary Cause Of Heroin Addiction

  What is Addiction? Addiction is an uncontrollable drive to do something. Drug addiction is an uncontrollable drive to consume a particular drug. The Allure of Heroin   Drug Addiction Any drug that produces changes in brain reinforc

Why Heroin Is A Prodrug

  Heroin is a pro-drug What is so ironic, is that heroin is really a prodrug, which means that heroin does not affect the brain. It is not so much that heroin cannot affect the brain, as much as it does not affect the brain. That's right, hero

Heroin Tolerance

Tolerance to heroin When you talk about tolerance to heroin, or most any drug for that matter, you're talking about a decline in the effects of the drug following repeated use. Consequently, more and more of the drug, in this case heroin, must be

How To Help A Friend Kick Heroin

What to expect It's a nice thing to help a friend. It's also a good idea to know, ahead of time, what the heck you're getting into. So if you are planning on helping someone kick heroin, than you should know how to help.   First of all, yo