Document Detail


Sexual dysfunction secondary to cocaine abuse in two patients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3722137     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Hyperprolactinemia and sexual dysfunction occurred in 7 of 10 chronic cocaine users. Two of these 7 patients who underwent rehabilitation for cocaine abuse and developed hyperprolactinemia and decreased libido are described. One patient developed galactorrhea. These adverse effects were reversed by bromocriptine. The pathophysiology of cocaine abuse and the central dopaminergic influence on sexual function are discussed.
Authors:
J A Cocores; C A Dackis; M S Gold
Related Documents :
23950057 - Oxytocin influences avoidant reactions to social threat in adults with borderline perso...
23639217 - Facultative use of thelytokous parthenogenesis for queen production in the polyandrous ...
22701387 - Insomnia and its symptoms in adolescents: comparing dsm-iv and icsd-ii diagnostic crite...
20141397 - Personality traits of cocaine-dependent patients associated with cocaine-positive basel...
17369447 - Screening practices for adolescent dating violence.
19118397 - Perceived approval of friends and parents as mediators of the relationship between self...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of clinical psychiatry     Volume:  47     ISSN:  0160-6689     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Psychiatry     Publication Date:  1986 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-08-12     Completed Date:  1986-08-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7801243     Medline TA:  J Clin Psychiatry     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  384-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bromocriptine / therapeutic use
Cocaine*
Female
Galactorrhea / etiology
Humans
Hyperprolactinemia / drug therapy,  etiology
Male
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological / drug therapy,  etiology*
Substance-Related Disorders / complications*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
25614-03-3/Bromocriptine; 50-36-2/Cocaine

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Drug holidays and serum haloperidol levels in schizophrenic patients.
Next Document:  Psychogenic purpura, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, and platelet dysfunction in the same patie...