Ethanol Self-administration And Ethanol Conditioned Place Preference Are Reduced In Mice Lacking Cannabinoid CB1 Receptors

Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Key Findings

Blocking CB1 receptors may be beneficial for the treatment of alcoholism.

Information and Links


Link: Ethanol Self-administration And Ethanol Conditioned Place Preference Are Reduced In Mice Lacking Cannabinoid CB1 Receptors

Year: 2005

DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2005.06.021


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Alcohol Dependence / Abuse — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Alcohol Dependence / Abuse according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

CB1 antagonist