Important Points Review Questions opiates

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Important Points Review Questions: Opiates 1. What factors contributed to high rates of dependency on opiates early in the 20 th century? 2. What are vicodin and oxycontin? 3. What are naloxone, nalorphine and naltrexone; what are they used for? 4. What are enkephalins and endorphins?
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Unformatted text preview: 5. Describe the general symptoms/experience of opioid withdrawal. 6. How does negative reinforcement contribute to opioid dependence? 7. What are the effects of long-term exposure to opioid drugs? 8. What are compensatory responses and what role might they play in opioid tolerance?...
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