Heroin is one of the most addictive and dangerous drug in the world. Learn the effects of heroin abuse and what it can do to your body.

Heroin is used by injecting, snorting and smoking. There are short-term effects of heroin that include euphoria, nausea, impaired mental functioning, pressed respiration and suppression pain. There are also long-term effects of heroin addiction, such as bacterial infections, abscesses, infection of the heart lining, HIV, hepatitis, addiction, collapsed veins and many more.

If you or a loved on need help with heroin addiction, call 504-684-8926 to find a rehab facility near you.