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Renal manifestations of recreational drugs: A narrative review of the literature.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medicine [Medicine (Baltimore)] 2022 Dec 16; Vol. 101 (50), pp. e31888.

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Abstract: Drug abuse has become a major problem of the modern world where drug-induced kidney injury can be caused by both prescribed drugs for clinical conditions and illegal (illicit) drugs or drugs of abuse. Heroin, cocaine, nicotine and alcohol are the most ...

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Deaths caused by medication in persons not using illicit narcotic drugs: An autopsy study from Western Denmark.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Basic & clinical pharmacology & toxicology [Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol] 2023 Jan; Vol. 132 (1), pp. 111-119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 02.

Abstract: Information regarding deaths caused by poisoning or adverse effects of medication in Danish persons not using illicit narcotic drugs (PNUIDs) is sparse. To characterize aetiology, demographics, and death scene, we reviewed all legal autopsies performed...

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A review of synthetic cathinones emerging in recent years (2019-2022).

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Source(s): Forensic toxicology [Forensic Toxicol] 2023 Jan; Vol. 41 (1), pp. 25-46. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 15.

Abstract: Purpose: The emergence of novel psychoactive substances (NPS) has been being a continuous and evolving problem for more than a decade. Every year, dozens of new, previously unknown drugs appear on the illegal market, posing a significant threat to the ...

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A review of synthetic cathinones emerging in recent years (2019-2022).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Forensic toxicology [Forensic Toxicol] 2023; Vol. 41 (1), pp. 25-46. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 15.

Abstract: Purpose: The emergence of novel psychoactive substances (NPS) has been being a continuous and evolving problem for more than a decade. Every year, dozens of new, previously unknown drugs appear on the illegal market, posing a significant threat to the ...

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Prenatal exposure to Cannabis smoke induces early and lasting damage to the brain.

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Source(s): Neurochemistry international [Neurochem Int] 2022 Nov; Vol. 160, pp. 105406. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 12.

Abstract: Cannabis is the most widely used illegal drug during pregnancy, however, the effects of gestational exposure to Cannabis smoke (CS) on the central nervous system development remain uncharacterised. This study investigates the effects of maternal CS inh...

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Clinical effect of ethanol co-use in patients with acute drug toxicity involving the use of central nervous system depressant recreational drugs.

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Source(s): European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine [Eur J Emerg Med] 2022 Aug 01; Vol. 29 (4), pp. 291-300. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 08.

Abstract: Background and Importance: Patients who use recreational drugs frequently co-ingest ethanol, which is considered a central nervous system (CNS) depressant. The clinical relevance of this in acute toxicity involving other CNS depressants is not well des...

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Illicit Drug Use and Endoscopy: When Do We Say No?

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Source(s): Digestive diseases and sciences [Dig Dis Sci] 2022 Dec; Vol. 67 (12), pp. 5371-5381. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 22.

Abstract: Background: Illicit drug use (IDU) is often encountered in patients undergoing elective ambulatory surgical procedures such as endoscopy. Given the variety of systemic effects of these drugs, sedation and anesthetics are believed to increase the risk o...

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Risk of psychosis in illicit amphetamine users: a 10 year retrospective cohort study.

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Source(s): Evidence-based mental health [Evid Based Ment Health] 2022 Nov; Vol. 25 (4), pp. 163-168. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 14.

Abstract: Question: Amphetamine use is a risk factor for psychosis, which imposes a substantial burden on society. We aimed to investigate the incidence of psychosis associated with illicit amphetamine use and whether rehabilitation treatments could influence th...

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Treatment of opioid overdose: current approaches and recent advances.

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Source(s): Psychopharmacology [Psychopharmacology (Berl)] 2022 Jul; Vol. 239 (7), pp. 2063-2081. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 07.

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Abstract: Background: The USA has recently entered the third decade of the opioid epidemic. Opioid overdose deaths reached a new record of over 74,000 in a 12-month period ending April 2021. Naloxone is the primary opioid overdose reversal agent, but concern has...

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Molecular Insights and Clinical Outcomes of Drugs of Abuse Adulteration: New Trends and New Psychoactive Substances.

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Source(s): International journal of molecular sciences [Int J Mol Sci] 2022 Nov 23; Vol. 23 (23). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 23.

Abstract: Adulteration is a well-known practice of drug manufacturers at different stages of drug production. The intentional addition of active ingredients to adulterate the primary drug may enhance or mask pharmacological effects or may produce more potent dru...

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