The pharmacology of alcohol.

  title={The pharmacology of alcohol.},
  author={Sidney Cohen},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  volume={64 6},
The metabolic breakdown of ingested alcohol is specific for each person. Blood alcohol concentration after a given dose of alcohol depends on many factors, including the degree of tolerance developed by daily drinking. Metabolic alterations in the CNS, liver, gastrointestinal tract, endocrine system, and skin produced by acute and chronic alcohol… CONTINUE READING