Possible Effects:

  • Paranoia
  • Nausea
  • Restlessness
  • Anxiety
  • Irritability
  • Hyperstimulation
  • Increased temperature, heart rate, and blood pressure

Cocaine and alcohol together could form a DEADLY combination!


Possible Effects:

  • Anxiety
  • Hallucinations
  • Illusions
  • Suspicion
  • Loss of control
  • Flashbacks
  • Quick and severe behavior changes

Possible Long-Term Effects:

  • Brain damage
  • Convulsions
  • Psychosis
  • Heart and/or Lung Failure
  • Coma
  • Death


You are risking overdose or death every time because there is no way of knowing the strength of the heroin or what it has been cut with.

Possible Effects:

  • Nausea
  • Restlessness
  • Decreased mental functioning
  • Respiratory depression
  • Liver, lung, and brain damage
  • Risk of contracting Hepatitis, or HIV/AIDS


Short Term Effects

  • Impaired memory
  • Shortened attention
  • Increased heart rate
  • Loss of coordination
  • Relaxed inhibitions
  • Frequent emotional changes

 Long Term Effects

  • Destroyed nerve cells
  • Affected learning, emotions, and motivation
  • Respiratory problems


On Campus Resources

Health Center at Auraria: 303-556-2525

CU Denver Counseling Center: 303-556-4372

MSU Denver Counseling Center:  303-556-3132


Off Campus/Online Resources

Narcotics Anonymous: 303-832-DRUG (3784)