Injection drug use

  • Injection using new and/or unshared equipment Flèche NO RISK
  • Injection using shared but disinfected equipment Flèche LOW RISK *
  • Injection using shared and/or unclean equipment Flèche HIGH RISK

* There is evidence of transmission due to improperly cleaned needles and/or syringes.

"Shooting up, hitting up, jacking up, mainlining, cranking"

Sharing needles and syringes can also transmit other diseases, such as Hepatitis C.

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