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how long does it take for heroin to kill you

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
42 years experience Addiction Medicine
Immediately: An overdose of heroin may be lethal immediately.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Mackinnon
32 years experience Anesthesiology
Heroin withdrawal: "withdrawal" per se refers to the symptoms which occur upon abrupt removal of a chemical to which one has become "dependent" upon. In the case of her ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Due to Respritory De: Due to respritory depressin and arrest is the cause with heroin overdose but some deaths may be due to overdose or allergy to quinine which may somet ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
About a week: About a week after the last use, your urine should be clear of the drug. I trust that you are determined not to do it again! For good health - Have a ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moseri
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Elimination: Heroin last about 3- 6 hrs. But you will still test positive for about 7 days.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
As your doctor Rx'ed: Take it the way your doctor prescribed it. If it was diverted to you than that's a mute point. Go on suboxone.Com and educate yourself. Basically, you ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moseri
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Heroin addiction: Within 48 hrs.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Depends: On how much you are taking. Small amounts can go immediately onto the drug. Very large amounts require up to twenty four hours and there can be prec ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Blixt
23 years experience Addiction Medicine
Not long: Daily use, especially multiple times per day, withdrawals can start within 6 hours of last dose, starting with strong cravings for drug, increasing an ... Read More
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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: you need to be under OB care you have high risk pregnancy so go to a physician specializing in OB-GYN AND DO NOT WAIT UNTIL YOU GO IN LABOR WILL BE TO ... Read More
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