Drug Dependence

Some articles on drug, drug dependence, drugs, dependence:

Ambien CR - Abuse - Recreational Use
... Zolpidem has a potential for either medical misuse when the drug is continued long term without or against medical advice, or recreational use when the drug is taken to achieve a "high" ... transition from medical use of zolpidem to high-dose addiction or drug dependence can occur when used without a doctor's recommendation to continue using it, when physiological drug tolerance leads to higher ... prevalent in those who have been dependent on other drugs in the past, but tolerance and drug dependence can still sometimes occur in those without a history of drug ...
Triazolam - Tolerance, Dependence and Withdrawal
... of benzodiazepines including triazolam is associated with drug tolerance, drug dependence, rebound insomnia and CNS related adverse effects ... The risk of withdrawal reactions and drug dependence is much higher with triazolam than with other benzodiazepines ... Regular use of triazolam may cause a hypnotic drug dependence ...
Opioid Dependence
... In 1964 the WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence introduced "dependence" as "A cluster of physiological, behavioural and cognitive phenomena of variable ... preoccupation with a desire to obtain and take the drug and persistent drug-seeking behaviour ... Determinants and problematic consequences of drug dependence may be biological, psychological or social, and usually interact" ...
Alcohol Dehydrogenase - Clinical Significance - Drug Dependence
... Drug dependence is another problem associated with ADH, which researchers think might be linked to alcoholism ... One particular study suggests that drug dependence has seven ADH genes associated with it ...

Famous quotes containing the words dependence and/or drug:

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