Heroin An anniversary of sorts: one hundred years ago, heroin was first marketed by the Bayer Pharmaceutical company as a cough suppressant. Scott speaks with David Courtwight, narcotics historian at the University of North Florida, about the drug''s evolution.
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Heroin

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Heroin

Heroin

Heroin

Only Available in Archive Formats.

An anniversary of sorts: one hundred years ago, heroin was first marketed by the Bayer Pharmaceutical company as a cough suppressant. Scott speaks with David Courtwight, narcotics historian at the University of North Florida, about the drug''s evolution.