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Research & Reviews  60 results

L-Type Calcium Channel Blockers: A Potential Novel Therapeutic Approach to Drug Depende...
https://doi.org/10.1124/pharmrev.120.000245
Pharmacological Reviews; Little HJ

Oct 20th, 2021 - This review describes interactions between compounds, primarily dihydropyridines, that block L-type calcium channels and drugs that cause dependence, and the potential importance of these interactions. The main dependence-inducing drugs covered ar...

Similarities in alcohol and opioid withdrawal syndromes suggest common negative reinfor...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8555739
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews; O'Sullivan SJ, Schwaber JS

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Alcohol and opioids are two major contributors to so-called deaths of despair. Though the effects of these substances on mammalian systems are distinct, commonalities in their withdrawal syndromes suggest a shared pathophysiology. For example, bot...

Pharmacological uses of flumazenil in benzodiazepine use disorders: a systematic review...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0269881120981390
Journal of Psychopharmacology (Oxford, England); Gallo AT, Hulse G

Jan 12th, 2021 - The estimated annual prevalence of drug use disorders is as high as 3%, underpinning the need to continually develop more effective treatments. Central nervous system dysregulation, contributing to acute and post-withdrawal syndromes, has traditio...

Alcohol Toxicity
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812411-overview

Jan 5th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Although any alcohol can be toxic if ingested in large enough quantities, the term toxic alcohol has traditionally referred to isopropanol, methanol, and ethylene glycol. [1, 2] Acute intoxication with any of the alcohols can r...

Continuous Intrathecal Morphine Infusion for Pain Management in a Polytrauma Patient: A...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7672713
A&A Practice; Boncyk CS, Brennan KA et. al.

Nov 14th, 2020 - Polytrauma patients are at high risk for neurologic complications as a result of the primary mechanism of their trauma and/or delirium caused by subsequent pain, sedatives and analgesic exposure, sleep disturbances, infections, metabolic derangeme...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Acute Withdrawal From Smoked Cocaine - 9
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00000292

Jan 12th, 2017 - Although there are clearly identifiable withdrawal syndromes following cessation of a number of abused drugs such as alcohol and heroin, it is unclear whether a withdrawal syndrome follows the cessation of crack cocaine. A laboratory model of with...

Abilify Therapy for Reducing Comorbid Substance Abuse
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00208169

Aug 24th, 2007 - Substance abuse disorders are a major public health problem. With a current prevalence rate of 18%, substance abuse and dependence costs the nation over $300 billion per year in treatment costs and lost productivity. Approximately 20% of all patie...

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News  1 results

Trends in Tramadol: Pharmacology, Metabolism, and Misuse
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/874091

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Tramadol is a unique analgesic medication, available in variety of formulations, with both monoaminergic reuptake inhibitory and opioid receptor agonist activity increasingly prescribed worldwide as an alternativ...

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