The Difference Between Opiate and Heroin Users

Strictly speaking the word opiate only refers to drugs that are made from opium. ¬†Over the years however, it has often been used (sweepingly and inaccurately) to refer to all drugs with opium-like or morphine-like effect, more properly called opioids or synthetic drugs used as opiate substitutes. Heroin on the other hand is a semi-synthetic […]