The effects:

  • Vomiting and dizziness may be caused through taking the first dose of heroin
  • Can result in a overdose, coma or even death
  • Death can be caused from choking on vomit as heroin stops the reflex to cough
  • Veins can be damaged from injecting
  • There is a risk of contracting hepatitis A,B or C, and HIV/AIDS through sharing needle equipment
  • It can turn into a habit and be taken just to feel normal