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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and clinical safety of selegiline in the treatment of cocaine dependence and to assess neurotoxicity (Magnetic Resonance Imaging, MRI) post-hoc as a possible variable for future stratification in clinical trials.
Control: Placebo Control, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Friends Research Institute
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T04:00:11-0400
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the Selegiline Transdermal System for the treatment of cocaine dependence.
The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of selegiline on the subjective and physiological effects of cocaine challenge in chronic crack abusers, and to evaluate clinical safe...
The purpose of this study is to conduct human laboratory studies of possible cocaine interactions with various potential treatment medications.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of buprenorpine on cocaine taking and on the physiological and subjective effects of cocaine, including cocaine craving in non-opiate d...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of pergolide on cocaine taking and on the physiological and subjective effects of cocaine, including cocaine craving in non-opiate depe...
Depressive symptoms may contribute to cocaine use. However, tests of the relationship between depression and severity of cocaine use have produced mixed results, possibly due to heterogeneity in indiv...
Although behavioral treatment for cocaine use disorders is common, the use of cognitive neuroscience methods to investigate these treatments' mechanisms of action remains limited. Cognitive control (e...
Selegiline, an irreversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase (MAO)-type B, is widely prescribed for Parkinson's disease and, at higher doses, for major and atypical depression, whereby it is non-selecti...
Considering the pivotal role of nitric oxide (NO) pathway in depressive disorders, the aim of the present study was to investigate the antidepressant-like effect of selegiline in mice forced swimming ...
There is evidence that dopamine receptors D2 (DRD2) and D4 (DRD4) polymorphisms may influence substance use disorders (SUD) susceptibility both individually and through their influence in the formatio...
Disorders related or resulting from use of cocaine.
These disorders are related to both SCHIZOPHRENIA SPECTRUM AND RELATED DISORDERS and DEPRESSIVE DISORDERS in terms of symptomatology, family history, and genetics. (DSM-V) .
The purified, alkaloidal, extra-potent form of cocaine. It is smoked (free-based), injected intravenously, and orally ingested. Use of crack results in alterations in function of the cardiovascular system, the autonomic nervous system, the central nervous system, and the gastrointestinal system. The slang term "crack" was derived from the crackling sound made upon igniting of this form of cocaine for smoking.
Disorders related to substance abuse, the side effects of a medication, toxin exposure, and ALCOHOL-RELATED DISORDERS.
SMOKING of COCAINE.
Radiology is the branch of medicine that studies imaging of the body; X-ray (basic, angiography, barium swallows), ultrasound, MRI, CT and PET. These imaging techniques can be used to diagnose, but also to treat a range of conditions, by allowing visuali...
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...