Some articles on cross tolerance, tolerance:
... Cross tolerance means that one drug will alleviate the withdrawal effects of another ... It also means that tolerance of one drug will result in tolerance of another similarly-acting drug ... There is cross tolerance between alcohol, the benzodiazepines, the barbiturates, the nonbenzodiazepine drugs, and corticosteroids, which all act by ...
Famous quotes containing the words tolerance and/or cross:
“Children who begin life with an eagerness to please, need to know that not pleasing is also all right now and then. They learn tolerance for others faults through our tolerance of their own.”
—Cathy Rindner Tempelsman (20th century)
“The exact objectives of Islam Inc. are obscure. Needless to say everyone involved has a different angle, and they all intend to cross each other up somewhere along the line.”
—William Burroughs (b. 1914)