By Alan F. Casy (auth.), Doris H. Clouet (eds.)

The riddle of the biochemical nature of drug dependence of the opiate kind has encouraged many reviews directed towards figuring out the molecular foundation of the motion of opiates, and, relatively, the phenomena of tolerance, actual dependence, and drug-seeking behavior-phenomena exhibited by means of guy and experimental animals uncovered over and over to those medications. the result of those experiences supplied a considerable physique of data which has been released within the medical and clinical literature. The simply pharma­ cological responses in guy and animals to the opiates were defined and evaluated in lots of monographs and text-books of pharmacology. even if, there isn't any unmarried resource for particular and targeted details at the responses of the physique and its tissues to narcotic analgesic medicinal drugs on the point of biochemical pharmacology; that's, the molecular background of the drug within the physique and the biochemical results of its presence in tissue. This quantity has been ready on the way to fix the deficiency. components have contributed a different urgency to creating this infor­ mation to be had in handy shape: (1) the present desire for a greater less than­ status of the biochemical mechanisms underlying habit to narcotic medicines, and (2) the development made in molecular biology which delivers that major advances within the elucidation of primary approaches within the significant worried process and their drug-induced aberrations may well quickly be possible.

Show description

Read Online or Download Narcotic Drugs: Biochemical Pharmacology PDF

Similar pharmacology books

Tylenol: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And Annotated Research Guide To Internet References

It is a 3-in-1 reference e-book. It provides an entire scientific dictionary protecting countless numbers of phrases and expressions with regards to Tylenol. It additionally provides large lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it presents info to clients on tips to replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few web assets.

Instrumental data for drug analysis, vol.1

Discovering present, precise info at the research of drug-related compounds is tough at top. whereas nearly every person engaged within the examine of those compounds has collected an enormous number of info through the years, a single-source, accomplished overview of that info will be a useful source to have.

Narcotic Drugs: Biochemical Pharmacology

The riddle of the biochemical nature of drug dependence of the opiate sort has inspired many stories directed towards realizing the molecular foundation of the motion of opiates, and, relatively, the phenomena of tolerance, actual dependence, and drug-seeking behavior-phenomena exhibited via guy and experimental animals uncovered repeatedly to those medicines.

Additional info for Narcotic Drugs: Biochemical Pharmacology

Example text

Gen. Chem. USSR, 26, 31173129 (1956); N. S. Prostakov, B. E. Zaitsev, N. M. Mikhailova, and N. N. Mikheeva, J. Gen. Chem. USSR, 34, 465-468 (1964). A. J. Grossman, M. Golbey, W. C. Gittinger, and R. C. Batterman, J. Amer. Geriatr. Soc. 4, 187 (1956). L. J. Cass and W. S. Frederik, Curro Ther. Res. 3, 97 (1961). R. W. Houde, personal communication. C. V. Winder, M. Welford, J. Wax, and D. H. Kaump, J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther. 154, 161-175 (1966). J. F. Gardocki and J. Yelnosky, Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol.

Taylor 5. Benzene-ethyl acetate-diethylamine (7:2: 1). On Aluminum Oxide G layers: 1. 2. Chloroform. 5 % diethylamine (three drops). lN NaOH: 1. Methanol In addition, the system xylene-methylethylketone-methanol-diethylamine (20 :20:3: 1) is capable of separating all the principal alkaloids of opium in one development on Silica Gel G. (122) Complete separation of all opium alkaloids can be achieved with two-dimensional chromatography(123) or by the use of more than one solvent system on several plates, as reported by Pfeiffer, (124) who using five solvent systems investigated 50 alkaloids of known structure from genus Papaver on silica gel and alumina layers and buffered and unbuffered paper.

J. Pearl and L. S. Harris, J. Pharmacal. Exp. Ther. 154, 319-323 (1966). Structure of Narcotic Analgesic Drugs 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 15 B. F. Tullar, L. S. Harris, R. L. Perry, A. K. Pierson, A. E. Soria, W. F. Wetterau, and N. F. Albertson, J. Med. Chem. 10, 383-386 (1967). J. Hellerbach, O. Schnider, H. Besendorf, and B. Pellmont, "Synthetic Analgesics, Part II A, Morphinans," Pergamon, Oxford (1966).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.54 of 5 – based on 22 votes