Drug use only became wide spread since the early 1960s.   Unlike the people who drinks and/or  smokes, the drug users are unwilling to admit that they use drugs for fear of being prosecuted.


  • Alcohol
  • Opioids
  • Cannabis
  • Sedative – hypnotics

Some recognizing signs of drug users

  • Increased need for money
  • Quitting or getting fired from job
  • New friends, lying, secretiveness, mysterious phone calls
  • Work attendance problems
  • Spending more time alone
  • Verbal and/or physical abuse of family members
  • Tantrums over seemingly minor issues
  • Depression
  • Mood swings
  • Legal problems


Heroin ( Smack)

Street Names: Brown Sugar / Pudia / Saman / White Sugar / No. 4