Heroin or diacetylmorphine is a narcotic preparation that are chemically related to and derived from morphine.Â Unlike morphine, heroin a higher lipid solubility, which makes the molecule heroin (diacetylmorphine) more rapidly cross the blood-brain barrier and provides typical effects, very strong euphoria, apathy and, constipation, nausea and vomiting possible, gooseflesh, insomnia, miosis.Â The buzz lasts less than 10 minutes until it switches to a common morfinrus which lasts about 4-5 hours.Â During intoxication occurs a wave of pleasure and satisfaction.Â The word heroin derived from the German “heroisch”, which means “hero Semitic”.Â Here are ten other facts you should know about the drug heroin!
Top 10 Facts about Heroin You Donâ€™t Know
01) For those who have used heroin for a very long time, it may often occur problems with the body’sÂ organs.Â The majority of those whoÂ dieÂ because of a heroin addiction usually die mainly ofÂ liver problemsÂ orÂ heart disease.
02)Â Quentin Tarantino’s famous filmÂ Pulp FictionÂ was accused ofÂ glamorizeÂ andÂ missfÃ¶rvrÃ¤ngaÂ heroin.Â In the film, a person who takes anÂ overdoseÂ of the drug and then get anÂ adrenaline syringeÂ injected directly into the heart.Â This makes it namelyÂ neverÂ to treat a heroin overdose, and if you would do it would alsoÂ CPRÂ andÂ defibrillationÂ may be necessary for the adrenaline would have any effect whatsoever.
03)Â Facts about Heroin: Heroin has been the drug of manyÂ famous faces.Â To mention a few;Â Philip Seymour Hoffman, Cory Monteith, Janis Joplin, River Phoenix and Chris Farley.Â Even more celebrities who have struggled with a heroin addiction is Russell Brand, Robert Downy Jr., Corey Feldman, Courtney Love, Tatum O’Neal and Keith Richards.
04)Â OpiumvallmonsÂ grows in milder climates around the world, including Afghanistan, Mexico, Columbia, Turkey, Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Australia and China.Â The biggest distributor and exporter of heroin isÂ Afghanistan, which accounts forÂ 93%Â of all production.Â An estimated circulates aboutÂ 450 tonsÂ of heroins in the world annually.
05)Â In theÂ purestÂ form, heroin isÂ dyed white, but the most common use of the drug isÂ brown.Â It belongs not unusual for it’sÂ yellowÂ orÂ gray coloredÂ too.
06)Â Facts about Heroin: AfterÂ a long period ofÂ cultivation of the drug willÂ smellÂ andÂ tasteÂ to disappear altogether.Â Sexual functionsÂ as well as to achieve anÂ orgasmÂ is also considerably more difficult if one drug is usually too long.Â If, however,Â ceaseÂ with heroin use, the sense of smell to come back, just as the sexual difficulty, which tends to beÂ overwhelmingÂ for the person withÂ feelings.
07)Â You have certainly seen in any movie where someone sits with a spoon to try toÂ dissolveÂ heroin, so it is easier going to inject.Â This is because the heroin is extremelyÂ difficultÂ to dissolve, if you do not use some tools.Â Usually, mixing the drug with a littleÂ water then lay it on a spoon andÂ warm upÂ it with a lighter underneath.Â In this way, the drug dissolvesÂ fasterÂ up.
08)Â Some heroin addicts usually called the drug a â€œblissful apathyÂ “.Â This is because heroin significantlyÂ reducesÂ emotional response toÂ pain.Â One example is that you could be theÂ shotÂ in the foot, butÂ stillÂ walking normally on it as long as you are high on the drug.
09)Â Facts about Heroin: Being a heroin addict is no cheap story.Â It varies from country to country and knottiest to continent when it comes to prices, but theÂ averageÂ is the daily abuse of approximatelyÂ SEK 2 200Â per day.
10)Â On average, it takes aboutÂ 14 yearsÂ before a heroin addictÂ recognizesÂ their addiction and seeks help.Â However, only aboutÂ 20%Â of all who have addictions to heroin who actuallyÂ seek help.