Nicotine Increases Alcohol Intake in Adolescent Male Rats


Background: Use of alcohol and tobacco, the two most concurrently abused drugs, typically first occurs during adolescence. Yet, there have been no systematic analyses of ethanol (EtOH) and nicotine (Nic) interactions during adolescence. Recent animal studies report that kappa-opioid (KOR) receptor activation mediates age differences in drug reinforcement… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2017.00025


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@inproceedings{Lrraga2017NicotineIA, title={Nicotine Increases Alcohol Intake in Adolescent Male Rats}, author={Armando L{\'a}rraga and James D. Belluzzi and Frances M. Leslie}, booktitle={Front. Behav. Neurosci.}, year={2017} }