Heroin

Short/long term consequences and more

What are the warning signs that an individual may be addiction to this drug? And Appearance of the drug/where is it found?

-shortness of breath -dry mouth

-constricted pupils -sudden changes in behaviour or actions

-disorientation -cycles of hyper alertness followed by suddenly nodding off

-droopy appearance as if extremities are heavy



This drug is found in sernten countries.

Who uses this drug? And what are the long term consequences?

-3,091,000 u.s residents ages 12-25 uses this drug

-13.5 million people in the world take opioids

-In 2011, 4.2 million Americans aged 12 or older (or 1.6 percent) used herion once in their life.


-very destructive

-collapsed veins

-infections of the blood valves

-poor condition of the body

-long term of herion addiction

-AIDS

Should teens do heroin?

No teens shouldn't do heroin because later on in the years their organs in their body will slowly die and then bing bada boom their dead. If you want teens to stop doing heroin or going to do heroin take them to therapists.