Ephedrine Neurotoxicity

BilZ0r BilZ0r at TAKETHISOUThotmail.com
Sun May 25 23:29:08 EST 2003


gehayw at hotmail.com (Gene Haywood) wrote in
news:bd56540c.0305252014.27f49b70 at posting.google.com: 

> Where neurons are not killed outright, to what extent is neuronal
> damage caused by amphetamines reversible?

as far as im awear, the cells arn't killed... well most of them arn't. I 
think a degree of apoptosis is seen, mainly the effected cells lose axons. 
They regrow but in a different partern to the original.

Recreational dosing of amphetamines is believed by many to cause behaviour 
deficits, resulting from the neurotoxicity.



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