THE INTERACTION BETWEEN ETHANOL AND ANTIHISTAMINES 1: DEXCHLORPHENIRAMINE

@article{Franks1978THEIB,
  title={THE INTERACTION BETWEEN ETHANOL AND ANTIHISTAMINES 1: DEXCHLORPHENIRAMINE},
  author={H. Franks and V. Hensley and W. Hensley and G. Starmer and R. K. Teo},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
  year={1978},
  volume={1}
}
  • H. Franks, V. Hensley, +2 authors R. K. Teo
  • Published 1978
  • Medicine
  • Medical Journal of Australia
  • Thirteen paid student volunteers (9 male, 4 female) were used in a double‐blind crossover experiment to investigate the effects fo a therapeutic dose of dexchlorpheniramine alone, and in combination with a social dose of ethanol on perceptual, cognitive and motor functions. Both ethanol (0.75 g/kg) and dexchlorpheniramine (4 mg/70 kg) were given orally. Although a synergistic effect of dexchlorpheniramine with ethanol was only observed in some of the tests, a delayed recovery from the effects… CONTINUE READING
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