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Heroin is the most potent type of drug created from the opium poppy. It typically comes as a white or brown powder. The opium poppy can also be processed into less potent forms including tea, opium or morphine which is a strong painkiller used in hospitals. Heroin is not widely used in New Zealand. 

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Drug Index

We believe that access to accurate, clear information is essential to reduce drug-related harm. This index provides harm reduction advice for drugs that are common in New Zealand.

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