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Neurochemistry of Abused Drugs

1st Edition

Edited by MD, FFFLM, Steven B. Karch

CRC Press

168 pages

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Hardback: 9781420054415
pub: 2007-10-09
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pub: 2007-10-09
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Extracted from the Drug Abuse Handbook, 2nd edition, to give you just the information you need at an affordable price.

Beginning with a detailed look at individual drugs and their effects on the brain, Neurochemistry of Abused Drugs considers the changes in neurotransmitter levels and discusses the relationship of these

Table of Contents

The Dopamine Transporter and Addiction, Neurochemistry of Nicotine Dependence, Neurochemical Substrates of Habitual Tobacco Smoking, Neurochemical and Neurobehavioral Consequences of Methamphetamine Abuse, Neurochemical Adaptations and Cocaine Dependence, Neuropsychiatric Consequences of Chronic Cocaine Abuse, Neurobiology of 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, or �Ecstasy�), Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / Forensic Science
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience