Alcohol and the Opiate Receptor

Allen S Levine, Sheryl Hess, John E. Morley

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A number of in vivo studies have suggested that alcohol and the opiates may be integrally related in the brain. In this study we report that 0.1, 0.2, and 0.4% ethanol significantly increases the density of binding sites for [3H]naloxone in isolated brain membranes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)83-84
Number of pages2
JournalAlcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1983


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