Opiate Use in Russia, 2012

"In the Russian Federation, decreased availability of heroin has led to its partial replacement with local and readily available substances such as acetylated opium, as in Belarus, and with desomorphine, a homemade preparation made from over-the-counter preparations containing codeine.41"

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UNODC, World Drug Report 2013 (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.13.XI.6), p. 17.
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