Substance use & misuse | 13 Jun 2017
AM Roth, RF Armenta, KD Wagner, SA Strathdee, JL Goldshear, J Cuevas-Mota and RS Garfein
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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