The result was decreased drug-seeking behavior
in the vaccinated rats.
sup] Furthermore, a series of studies to explore neural correlates of rewarding effects and drug-seeking behavior
induced by MA and morphine focused on the interaction between the dopaminergic and opioidergic systems.
The physician suspected drug-seeking behavior
and sent the patient home with anti-cramping medication and Tylenol.
is often maintained on rather lean schedules of reinforcement.
This gives us a possible mechanism for how drug use fuels further drug-seeking behavior
, said principal investigator Linda Wilbrecht, PhD, a Gallo investigator now at UC Berkeley, but who led the research while she was on the UCSF faculty.
3) Discussions in response to drug-seeking behavior
, of course, should always be delivered--and documented--by the physician.
The circuitry mediating cocaine-induced reinstatement of drug-seeking behavior
Removing the dependence category should help clinicians better differentiate between compulsive drug-seeking behavior
, and the normal responses of tolerance and withdrawal when using prescribed medications, according to members of the DSM-5 Task Force.
Erickson delineates the severity of drug problems by outlining similarities and differences between drug abuse, drug dependence, and drug-seeking behavior
Research with cocaine and rodents suggests that dopamine released in the dorsal striatum is associated with drug-seeking behavior
Due to lack of cognitive component of attitude such individuals form a favorable attitude towards intoxication as a significant factor reinforcing drug-seeking behavior
The most likely justification the physicians might give for adhering to this treatment regimen would be (1) they have not ruled out addiction or drug-seeking behavior
as the "true" basis for the patient's complaints of pain, or (2) the risks and side effects of stronger opioids outweigh the benefits of pain relief.