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Research & Reviews  2,913 results

COMT val158met genotype alters the effects of methamphetamine dependence on dopamine an...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113269
Psychiatry Research; Saloner R, Cherner M et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - The Met-allele of the COMT Val158Met polymorphism slows metabolism and increases bioavailability of dopamine (DA) in the prefrontal cortex compared to the Val-allele. Healthy Met-carriers outperform Val-carriers on executive function (EF) tests, y...

Effect of bile duct ligation-induced liver dysfunction on methamphetamine pharmacokinet...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108190
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Berquist MD, McGill MR et. al.

Jul 31st, 2020 - Several disease states commonly associated with methamphetamine (METH) use produce liver dysfunction, and in the bile duct ligation (BDL) model of hepatic dysfunction, rats with liver injury are more sensitive to METH effects. Additionally, both f...

Effects of chronic methamphetamine abuse on the retinal nerve fiber layer, ganglion cel...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuro.2020.07.005
Neurotoxicology Talebnejad M, Khazaei P et. al.

Jul 29th, 2020 - Methamphetamine (Meth) is a highly addictive and hallucinogenic agent which is used as the second most common illicit drug globally. Meth could affect the retina and optic nerve by inducing the release of vasoconstrictive agents such as endothelin...

Investigating the sequential patterns of methamphetamine use initiation in Iran.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-020-00297-z
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy; Sarani EM, Ahmadi J et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - Methamphetamine (MA) remains one of the most commonly used amphetamine-type stimulants, accounting for the second most widely-used substance after marijuana. Due to increased use of MA, a wide variety of research has focused on the patterns of MA ...

Mental Health, Physical Health, and Cultural Characteristics Among American Indians/Ala...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10597-020-00688-3
Community Mental Health Journal; Dickerson DL, D'Amico EJ et. al.

Jul 26th, 2020 - Although approximately 70% of American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) reside in urban areas, our knowledge of risk and protective factors among AI/ANs seeking substance use treatment within urban areas is limited. We analyze substance and commerc...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2,921 results

COMT val158met genotype alters the effects of methamphetamine dependence on dopamine an...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113269
Psychiatry Research; Saloner R, Cherner M et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - The Met-allele of the COMT Val158Met polymorphism slows metabolism and increases bioavailability of dopamine (DA) in the prefrontal cortex compared to the Val-allele. Healthy Met-carriers outperform Val-carriers on executive function (EF) tests, y...

Effect of bile duct ligation-induced liver dysfunction on methamphetamine pharmacokinet...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108190
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Berquist MD, McGill MR et. al.

Jul 31st, 2020 - Several disease states commonly associated with methamphetamine (METH) use produce liver dysfunction, and in the bile duct ligation (BDL) model of hepatic dysfunction, rats with liver injury are more sensitive to METH effects. Additionally, both f...

Effects of chronic methamphetamine abuse on the retinal nerve fiber layer, ganglion cel...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuro.2020.07.005
Neurotoxicology Talebnejad M, Khazaei P et. al.

Jul 29th, 2020 - Methamphetamine (Meth) is a highly addictive and hallucinogenic agent which is used as the second most common illicit drug globally. Meth could affect the retina and optic nerve by inducing the release of vasoconstrictive agents such as endothelin...

Investigating the sequential patterns of methamphetamine use initiation in Iran.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-020-00297-z
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy; Sarani EM, Ahmadi J et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - Methamphetamine (MA) remains one of the most commonly used amphetamine-type stimulants, accounting for the second most widely-used substance after marijuana. Due to increased use of MA, a wide variety of research has focused on the patterns of MA ...

Mental Health, Physical Health, and Cultural Characteristics Among American Indians/Ala...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10597-020-00688-3
Community Mental Health Journal; Dickerson DL, D'Amico EJ et. al.

Jul 26th, 2020 - Although approximately 70% of American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) reside in urban areas, our knowledge of risk and protective factors among AI/ANs seeking substance use treatment within urban areas is limited. We analyze substance and commerc...

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News  4 results

Gay 'chemsex' is fuelling urban HIV epidemics, AIDS experts warn
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-aids-chemsex/gay-chemsex-is-fuelling-urban-hiv-epidemics-aids-experts-warn-idUSKCN1VX1HF

Sep 12th, 2019 - LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - A surge in “chemsex” parties, where people spend days getting high on drugs and having sex with scores of partners, is re-fuelling epidemics of HIV among gay men in European towns and cities, doctors say. FILE PHOTO: A ...

How Meth Abuse May Affect Visuospatial Processing
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/201483/mental-health/how-meth-abuse-may-affect-visuospatial-processing?channel=94
Jan Dyer

May 26th, 2019 - Methamphetamine (MA) abuse has been linked to psychological problems, such as depression, anxiety, and psychosis. It also has been linked to problems in everyday functioning (eg, impulsivity), and neurocognitive deficits in attention, memory, lear.

Bullets trump rehab as Asia quickens 'failing' war on drugs
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-drugs/bullets-trump-rehab-as-asia-quickens-failing-war-on-drugs-idUSKCN11H01K

Sep 10th, 2016 - BANGKOK/YANGON (Reuters) - The Philippines has launched a bloody “war on drugs” that has killed at least 2,400 people in just two months, while neighboring Indonesia has declared a “narcotics emergency” and resumed executing drug convicts after a ...

Ecstasy Use Doubles Over 6 Years
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/43227

Dec 4th, 2013 - The number of emergency department visits involving the drug ecstasy more than doubled from 2005 to 2011, according to data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Over the 6-year window, young adults and adolescents pr...

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