How it feels to be high on opium

    How it feels to be high on opium

  • 1 A warm pressure

    You may feel a warm pressure in your head when the opium starts to take effect.

  • 2 Disorientation

    It might feel disorienting at first, but after around 10 minutes, the feeling of disorientation starts to slowly go away.

  • 3 Like you're lying in the sun

    It feels like you're basking in the sunshine in a quiet environment. 

  • 4 It feels warm

    It makes you feel peaceful and warm, like you're in a dream, according to several people. 

  • 5 It's relaxing

    According to some people who tried opium, you get a feeling of euphoria, relaxation, and peacefulness. It also makes you carefree, forgetting about your worries and troubles in life. 

  • 6 Numbs pain

    Opium is known to numb pain. In fact, it is used by people with chronic back pain in order to relieve and numb the intense pain they feel. 

  • 7 Nausea and sleepiness

    At medium to high doses, it can make you feel nauseated and sleepy. 

  • 8 Affects sight

    It might affect sight and cause a feeling of slight haziness over your eyes. See also the effects of opium abuse on the human body