SR141716, A Central Cannabinoid (CB(1)) Receptor Antagonist, Blocks The Motivational And Dopamine-releasing Effects Of Nicotine In Rats

Addiction to Nicotine Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Key Findings

Thus, SR141716 may be effective in reduction of alcohol consumption, as previously suggested, and as an aid for smoking cessation.

Information and Links


Link: SR141716, A Central Cannabinoid (CB(1)) Receptor Antagonist, Blocks The Motivational And Dopamine-releasing Effects Of Nicotine In Rats

Year: 2002


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Addiction to Nicotine — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Addiction to Nicotine according to the results found in this study.

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

SR141716