Heroin Street Drug Terms

There are a variety of different types of heroin street drug terms.

The Street Terms database contains over 2,300 street terms that refer to specific drug types or drug activity. The database is used by police officers, parents, treatment providers and others who require a better understanding of drug culture.

Below are a list of Heroin Street Drug Terms:


A-bomb Marijuana cigarette with heroin or opium
AIP Heroin from Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan
Al Capone Heroin
Antifreeze Heroin
Aries Heroin
Atom bomb Marijuana mixed with heroin
Aunt Hazel Heroin
Back to back Smoking crack after injecting heroin or heroin used after smoking crack
Bad bundle Inferior quality heroin; damaged heroin
Bad seed Marijuana combined with peyote; heroin
Bag Container for drugs; a package of drugs, usually marijuana or heroin; a person\s favorite drug
Ball Crack cocaine; Mexican Black Tar heroin
Balloon Heroin supplier; a penny balloon that contains narcotics
Ballot Heroin
Bars Heroin mixed with alprazolam
Bart Simpson Heroin
Batman Cocaine; heroin
Beast Heroin plus LSD
Belushi Combination of cocaine and heroin
Big bag Heroin
Big doodig Heroin
Big H Heroin
Big Harry Heroin
Bin laden Heroin (after September 11)
Bindle Small packet of drug powder; heroin
Bipping Snorting heroin and cocaine, either separately or together
Birdie powder Cocaine; heroin
Black eagle Heroin
Black pearl Heroin
Black stuff Heroin; opium
Black tar Heroin
Blanco (Spanish) Heroin plus cocaine
Blank Container of nonnarcotic powder that is sold as heroin
Blow Cocaine; to inhale cocaine; to smoke marijuana; to inject heroin
Blows Heroin
Blue bag Heroin
Blue star Heroin
Bomb Crack; heroin; large marijuana cigarette; high potency heroin
Bombido Heroin; injectable amphetamine; depressants
Bombita (Spanish) Heroin plus amphetamine; depressants
Bombs away Heroin
Bone Marijuana; $50 piece of crack; high purity heroin
Bonita (Spanish) Heroin
Boy Cocaine; heroin
Boy-girl Heroin mixed with cocaine
Bozo Heroin
Brain damage Heroin
Brea (Spanish) Heroin
Brick gum Heroin
Broja Heroin
Brown Marijuana; heroin; methamphetamine
Brown crystal Heroin
Brown rhine Heroin
Brown sugar Heroin
Brown tape Heroin
Bull dog Heroin
Bundle Heroin
Butu Heroin
Caballo (Spanish) Heroin
Caca Heroin
Calbo (Spanish) Heroin
Canade Heroin/marijuana combination
Capital H Heroin
Caps Heroin; psilocybin/psilocin; crack; Gamma Hydroxybutyrate (GHB)
Carga (Spanish) Heroin
Carne (Spanish) Heroin
Channel swimmer One who injects heroin
Chapopote (Spanish) Heroin
Charley Heroin
Chasing the dragon Crack mixed with heroin
Chasing the tiger To smoke heroin
Chatarra (Spanish) Heroin
Cheese Heroin
Chiba Heroin
Chicle (Spanish) Heroin
Chieva Heroin
China cat High potency heroin
China White Heroin plus fentanyl; synthetic heroin
Chinese red Heroin
Chip Heroin
Chipper Occasional user; occasional heroin user; occasional Hispanic user
Chiva/chieva (Spanish) Heroin
Choco-fan Heroin
Chocolate Chip Cookies MDMA combined with heroin or methadone
Chocolate rock Crack smoked together with heroin
Chucks Hunger following withdrawal from heroin
Cigarette paper Packet of heroin
Climax Crack; heroin; isobutyl nitrite; inhalants
Cocofan (Spanish) Brown Tar Heroin
Cook Drug manufacturer; mix heroin with water; heating heroin to prepare it for injection
Cook down Process in which users liquify heroin in order to inhale it
Cotics Heroin
Cotton brothers Cocaine, heroin and morphine
Courage pills Heroin; depressants
Crank Crack Cocaine; heroin; amphetamine; methamphetamine; methcathinone
Crap Low quality heroin
Crisscrossing The practice of setting up a line of cocaine next to a line of heroin. The user places a straw in each nostril and snorts about half of each line. Then the straws are crossed and the remaining lines are snorted
Crop Low quality heroin
Crown crap Heroin
Cura (Spanish) Heroin
Cut-deck Heroin mixed with powdered milk
Dead on arrival Heroin
Dead president Heroin
Deck 1 to 15 grams of heroin, also known as a bag; packet of drugs
Deuce Heroin; $2 worth of drugs
Diesel Heroin
Dime\'s worth Amount of heroin to cause death
Dinosaurs Populations of heroin users in their forties and fifties
Dirt Heroin
DOA Crack; heroin; PCP
Dog food Heroin
Dogie Heroin
Doogie/doojee/dugie Heroin
Dooley Heroin
Doosey Heroin
Dope Marijuana; heroin; any other drug