The information you need to DO YOUR PART
in helping to prevent prescription drug abuse.
PRESCRIPTION ABUSE STARTS AT HOME
TIPS TO HELP
HELP IS AVAILABLE
IN YOUR COMMUNITY
Signs of heroin use should be
taken very seriously as heroin symptoms can be lethal
Individuals who abuse opioids or heroin may exhibit a number of signs and symptoms.
However, not all abusers will react to the drug in the same way. While signs and symptoms of abuse may vary from person to person, most people exhibit certain symptoms and behavior indicative of an abuse problem.
Noticeable signs of heroin USE during drug intake include:
Heroin use generally involves a major life shift away from family, friends and work and towards heroin use behaviors. Those around the user may not want to acknowledge use of heroin symptoms, but it's critical to deal with heroin use as soon as it's seen and to encourage the heroin user to get help.
Symptoms and behavior indicative of heroin ABUSE:
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