General interest question / alcohol metabolism

Antonio Guia guia at CC.UManitoba.CA
Sun Feb 20 11:37:29 EST 1994


On 20 Feb 1994 mail_boot at uqvax.cc.uq.oz.au wrote:
> > On 18 Feb 1994, Paul Schlosser wrote:
> >> Drinking alcohol causes induction of cytochrome P450 2E1 (in the liver),
> > That being the case, why do alcoholics get drunk on less alcohol than the
> > first time drinkers?
> They don't. 
> ROBERT BOOT                                             R.BOOT at cc.uq.edu.au

so what effect would liver dammage have?

-tg






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