Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Response to Oral Naltrexone in Alcoholics during Early Withdrawal

Besirli A. , EŞEL E. , ÖZSOY S., Turan T.

PHARMACOPSYCHIATRY, cilt.47, ss.151-155, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 47
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1055/s-0034-1381983
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.151-155


Introduction: It is thought that naltrexone may play a significant role in the regulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis response to stress. We investigated the HPA axis response following single-dose oral naltrexone administration in the early phase of alcohol withdrawal.