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Cold Preparation of Heroin in a Black Tar Market.

08:00 EDT 12th June 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Cold Preparation of Heroin in a Black Tar Market."

Black tar heroin is typically prepared for injection with heat which decreases the risk of HIV transmission by inactivating the virus. We received reports that persons who inject drugs (PWID) in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, a black tar heroin market, were using only water to dissolve heroin.

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Name: Substance use & misuse
ISSN: 1532-2491
Pages: 1-5

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