Genetic And Pharmacological Manipulations Of The CB(1) Receptor Alter Ethanol Preference And Dependence In Ethanol Preferring And Nonpreferring Mice

Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Key Findings

CB(1) antagonist receptor may reduce ethanol dependence.

Information and Links


Link: Genetic And Pharmacological Manipulations Of The CB(1) Receptor Alter Ethanol Preference And Dependence In Ethanol Preferring And Nonpreferring Mice

Year: 2008

DOI: 10.1002/syn.20533


Ratings

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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