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Research & Reviews  229 results

National polydrug use patterns among people who misuse prescription opioids and people ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109553
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Bobashev GV, Warren LK

Jul 30th, 2022 - Polysubstance use among people who misuse opioids (PWMO) is highly prevalent, but understudied. We defined, estimated, and analyzed national polysubstance use patterns among PWMO using National Household Survey on Drug Use and Health data (2017-20...

18 FFDG brain uptake of C57Bl/6 male mice is affected by locomotor activity after cocai...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jnr.25102
Journal of Neuroscience Research; Spelta LEW, Real CC et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2022 - We verified if cocaine-induced peripheral activation might disrupt [18 F]FDG brain uptake after a cocaine challenge and suggested an optimal protocol to measure cocaine-induced brain metabolic alterations in mice. C57Bl/6 male mice were injected w...

Chronic escalating-dose and acute binge cocaine treatments change the hippocampal choli...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.taap.2022.116068
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology; Spelta LEW, Torres YYS et. al.

May 22nd, 2022 - Cocaine addiction is a relapsing disorder with loss of control in limiting drug intake. Considering the involvement of acetylcholine in the neurobiology of the disease, our aim was to evaluate whether cocaine induces plastic changes in the hippoca...

Toxicity of designer benzodiazepines: A case of etizolam and cocaine intoxication.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2022.111324
Forensic Science International; Drevin G, Briet M et. al.

May 8th, 2022 - During the last decade, only few cases of acute etizolam intoxication have been detailed. Little is known about the toxic effects of etizolam overdose. Here, the authors report the case of a 42-year-old man who was admitted to the emergency depart...

Hippocampus-sensitive and striatum-sensitive learning one month after morphine or cocai...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pbb.2022.173392
Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior; Gardner RS, Korol DL et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - These experiments examined whether morphine and cocaine alter the balance between hippocampal and striatal memory systems measured long after drug exposure. Male rats received injections of morphine (5 mg/kg), cocaine (20 mg/kg), or saline for fiv...

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News  3 results

Heroin Use Rising in the US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/843761

Apr 27th, 2015 - Heroin use in the United States, though still uncommon relative to the use of other illicit substances, has risen significantly since 2002, a new report indicates. Rachel Lipari, PhD, and Arthur Hughes, from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health S...

Drug Abuse Among Doctors: Easy, Tempting, and Not Uncommon
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819223

Jan 29th, 2014 - Tomorrow -- Tomorrow, I Will Stop That's what Marc Myer, a family practice physician in Minnesota, told himself each day as he stole prescription opiates from his patients to feed his addiction. But for Dr. Myer and many physicians like him, "tomo...

Drug Abuse Among Doctors: Easy, Tempting, and Not Uncommon
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819223_1

Jan 29th, 2014 - Tomorrow -- Tomorrow, I Will Stop That's what Marc Myer, a family practice physician in Minnesota, told himself each day as he stole prescription opiates from his patients to feed his addiction. But for Dr. Myer and many physicians like him, "tomo...

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