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*  Delirium tremens
Psychiatry portal Alcohol dementia Alcohol detoxification Delusional parasitosis Excited delirium On the wagon Healy, David (3 ... results in a homeostatic up regulation of these systems in chronic alcohol use. When alcohol use ceases, the unregulated ... Alcohol is one of the most dangerous drugs from which to withdraw. Delirium tremens typically only occurs in people with a high ... These DTs are much the same as those caused by alcohol and so is the attendant withdrawal syndrome of which they are a ...
*  Alcohol and sex
... deals with the effects of the consumption of alcohol on sexual behavior. The effects of alcohol are balanced ... Often, alcohol can influence the capacity for a woman to feel more relaxed and in turn, be more sexual. Alcohol may be ... Alcohol is a depressant. After consumption, alcohol causes the body's systems to slow down. Often, feelings of drunkenness are ... In women, the effects of alcohol on libido in the literature are mixed. Some women report that alcohol increases sexual arousal ...
*  Mountain Goat Beer
Alcohol content: 8.3% Fancy Pants 2013, a hoppy amber ale, brewed with Galaxy and Cascade hops. Alcohol content: 5.2% ... with a higher alcohol content. The Double Hightail Ale has an alcohol content by volume of between 6.8 and 7.2% (depending on ... The alcohol volume of the Hopfweizenbock is 6.5 per cent. The brewery rotates a series of "one-off" brews, generally only ... Alcohol content: 4.5% Steam Ale, a California Commons-style steam ale, was first released 3 July 2009. This beer is certified ...
*  Alcohol and pregnancy
Not all infants exposed to alcohol in utero will have defects related to the alcohol consumption. Alcohol use during pregnancy ... Alcohol use not only can result in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), but it can result in one or many other disorders and ... Alcohol in pregnancy is the use of alcohol (also known formally as ethanol) during gestation. This also includes the time ... Alcohol is a cause of microcephaly. Alcohol use during pregnancy does not effect the ability to breastfeed the infant. In ...
*  Ethanol metabolism
... making such organs the primary site for alcohol catabolism. Variations in genes influence alcohol metabolism and drinking ... If the body had no mechanism for catabolizing the alcohols, they would build up in the body and become toxic. This could be an ... Ethanol, an alcohol found in nature and in alcoholic drinks, is metabolized through a complex catabolic metabolic pathway. ... Thanks to enzymes in their gut, and particularly one called ADH4, they can make use of the calories in alcohol. The average ...
*  ADH1B
Green RF, Stoler JM (2007). "Alcohol dehydrogenase 1B genotype and fetal alcohol syndrome: a HuGE minireview". Am. J. Obstet. ... Alcohol dehydrogenase 1B is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ADH1B gene. The protein encoded by this gene is a member ... T. Muramatsu; Z. C. Wang; Y. R. Fang; K. B. Hu; H. Yan; K. Yamada; S. Higuchi; S. Harada & H. Kono (August 1995). "Alcohol and ... J. C. Burnell; L. G. Carr; F. E. Dwulet; H. J. Edenberg; T. K. Li & W. F. Bosron (August 1987). "The human beta 3 alcohol ...
*  Recommended maximum intake of alcoholic beverages
Department of Health Alcohol Advice NHS Alcohol and pregnancy Rosemary Bennett Zero - the new alcohol limit in pregnancy The ... Medicine portal Alcohol equivalence Standard drink Unit of alcohol Explanatory notes 16.9 fl oz; just over 1 US pint defined as ... Parents back alcohol free childhood 17 December 2009 BBC 'No alcohol' urged for under-15s 29 January 2009 National Health and ... The Brilliant Breastfeeding Alcohol and Breastfeeding page describes pros and cons of drinking alcohol while breastfeeding. ...
*  ADH4
2004). "Alcohol dehydrogenase polymorphisms influence alcohol-elimination rates in a male Jewish population". Alcohol. Clin. ... Alcohol dehydrogenase 4 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ADH4 gene. This gene encodes class II alcohol ... It exhibits a high activity for oxidation of long-chain aliphatic alcohols and aromatic alcohols and is less sensitive to ... Li M, Edenberg HJ (1998). "Function of cis-acting elements in human alcohol dehydrogenase 4 (ADH4) promoter and role of C/EBP ...
*  Beer
The effects of alcohol depend on the amount an individual has drunk, the percentage of alcohol in the beer and the timespan ... Alcoholism, also known as "alcohol use disorder", is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in problems. It was ... Alcohol and Heart Health American Heart Association "Alcohol Facts and Statistics". Retrieved 9 May 2015. "Drink binges 'cause ... alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence. In a medical context, alcoholism is said to exist when two or more of the following ...
*  Heineken brands
Cruzcampo Sin, Alcohol Free. Cruzcampo Navidad (Brewed only in Christmas) Cruzcampo Light, 2.4% ABV Big Cruzcampo. El León. ... In France a beer called Amstel Free, with minimal alcohol content - about 1% abv, is produced. Beamish & Crawford in Cork brews ... External link in ,work= (help) "Heineken USA Recalls Buckler Non-Alcohol Brew". Fda.gov. 2008-10-15. Retrieved 2012-09-24. ... alcohol, including: Żywiec Full a pale lager Żywiec Porter a Baltic porter Żywiec Full Light a pale lager Królewskie (English ...
*  Disease theory of alcoholism
Edwards, G (1994). "D.L. Davies and 'Normal drinking in recovered alcohol addicts': the genesis of a paper". Drug and Alcohol ... Since the consumption of alcohol is necessary to develop alcoholism, the availability of and attitudes towards alcohol in an ... These rats preferred drinking alcohol over other liquids, resulting in a tolerance for alcohol and exhibited a physical ... of alcohol addiction. See the discussion in the ADHS Forum in the Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: An Interdisciplinary ...
*  Alcohol dehydrogenase
... is also involved in the toxicity of other types of alcohol: For instance, it oxidizes methanol to produce ... The alcohol dehydrogenases comprise a group of several isozymes that catalyse the oxidation of primary and secondary alcohols ... For example, young women are unable to process alcohol at the same rate as young men because they do not express the alcohol ... It is interesting to note that yeast can produce and consume their own alcohol. The main alcohol dehydrogenase in yeast is ...
*  Alcohol withdrawal syndrome
... is a set of symptoms that can occur following a reduction in alcohol use after a period of ... Alcohol withdrawal may occur in those who are alcohol dependent. This may occur following a planned or unplanned decrease in ... Chronic alcohol misuse and kindling via multiple alcohol withdrawals may lead to permanent alterations in the GABAA receptors. ... "Alcohol Withdrawal: Symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome". WebMD. WebMD, LLC. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. ...
*  Alcohol
... "alcohol", e.g., methyl alcohol, ethyl alcohol. Propyl alcohol may be n-propyl alcohol or isopropyl alcohol, depending on ... Enol Ethanol fuel Fatty alcohol Index of alcohol-related articles Polyol Rubbing alcohol Sugar alcohol Transesterification " ... The term alcohol originally referred to the primary alcohol ethanol (ethyl alcohol), which is used as a drug and is the main ... Long-chain alcohols (also known as fatty alcohols) have alkyl chains of 8-21 carbons, and very long-chain alcohols have alkyl ...
*  Isopropyl alcohol
... , sec-butyl alcohol, and tert-butyl alcohol are, however, permissible (see Rule C-201.3) because the radicals ... Isopropyl alcohol, synonymous with 2-propanol, sec-propyl alcohol, IPA, isopropanol, or rubbing alcohol is miscible in water, ... as do the other alcohols. Isopropyl alcohol is oxidized to form acetone by alcohol dehydrogenase in the liver, and has a ... Isopropyl alcohol is often sold in aerosol cans as a windshield or door lock deicer. Isopropyl alcohol is also used to remove ...
*  Amyl alcohol
An amyl alcohol is any of 8 alcohols with the formula C5H11OH. A mixture of amyl alcohols (also called amyl alcohol) can be ... These are the 8 structural isomers of alcohols with molecular formula C5H12O: Three of these alcohols, active amyl alcohol (2- ... Amyl alcohol has an oral LD50 of 200 mg/kg in mice, suggesting that it is significantly more toxic than ethanol. On passing the ... Amyl alcohol is used as a solvent and in esterfication, by which is produced amyl acetate and other important products. The ...
*  Primary alcohol
Alcohol (especially Nomenclature section for discussion on Secondary and Tertiary alcohols.) Oxidation of primary alcohols to ... A primary alcohol is an alcohol which has the hydroxyl group connected to a primary carbon atom. It can also be defined as a ... Examples of primary alcohols include ethanol and butanol. Some sources include methanol as a primary alcohol, including the ... In contrast, a secondary alcohol has a formula "-CHROH" and a tertiary alcohol has a formula "-CR2OH", where "R" indicates a ...
*  Rubbing alcohol
The term "rubbing alcohol" has become a general non-specific term for either isopropyl alcohol (isopropanol) or ethyl alcohol ( ... ethyl rubbing alcohols are based on denatured alcohol, which is a combination of ethyl alcohol and one or more bitter poisons ... All rubbing alcohols are unsafe for human consumption: isopropyl rubbing alcohols do not contain the ethyl alcohol of alcoholic ... The term "rubbing alcohol" came into prominence in North America in the mid-1920s. The original rubbing alcohol was literally ...
*  Alcohol (journal)
Alcohol is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering research on the health effects of alcohol consumption. It was established ... "Alcohol". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. Official website. ... The editor-in-chief is David Lovinger (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism). According to the Journal Citation ...
*  Isoamyl alcohol
... (also known as isopentyl alcohol) is a clear, colorless alcohol with the formula (CH3)2CHCH2CH2OH. It is one of ... It is also used as an antifoaming agent in the Chloroform:Isomyl Alcohol reagent. Isoamyl alcohol is used in a phenol- ... "Isoamyl alcohol". Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health Concentrations (IDLH). National Institute for Occupational Safety ... several isomers of amyl alcohol. It is a main ingredient in the production of banana oil, an ester found in nature and also ...
*  Salicyl alcohol
"2-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol". chemicalbook.com. "salicylic alcohol". chemspider.com. ... Salicyl alcohol (saligenin) is precursor of salicylic acid and is formed from salicin by enzymatic hydrolysis by Salicyl- ... alcohol beta-D-glucosyltransferase or by acid hydrolysis. " ...
*  Furfuryl alcohol
... furfuryl alcohol). Hydrogenation of furfuryl alcohol can proceed to give hydroxymethyl derivative of tetrahydrofuran and 1,5- ... Furfuryl alcohol is an organic compound containing a furan substituted with a hydroxymethyl group. It is a colorless liquid, ... As such furfuryl alcohol may be considered a green chemical. It undergoes many reactions including Diels-Alder additions to ... Furfuryl alcohol has been used in rocketry as a fuel which ignites hypergolically (immediately and energetically in contact) ...
*  Alcohol (medicine)
Types of alcohol used include ethanol, denatured ethanol, 1-propanol, and isopropyl alcohol. It is effective against a range of ... In the United Kingdom it costs the NHS about 3.90 GBP per liter of 99% denatured alcohol. Commercial formulations of alcohol ... Ethanol, when used for toxicity, competes with other alcohols for the alcohol dehydrogenase enzyme, lessening metabolism into ... Alcohol has been used as an antiseptic as early as 1363 with evidence to support its use becoming available in the late 1800s. ...
*  Diacetone alcohol
... is a chemical compound with the formula CH3C(O)CH2C(OH)(CH3)2, sometimes called DAA. This liquid is a common ... 169, 114 (1873) Conant, J. B.; Tuttle, N. (1941). "Diacetone Alcohol". Organic Syntheses. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors ... "Diacetone alcohol". Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health Concentrations (IDLH). National Institute for Occupational Safety ...
*  Sugar alcohol
Sugar alcohols (also called polyhydric alcohols, polyalcohols, alditols or glycitols) are organic compounds, typically derived ... Xylitol and sorbitol are popular sugar alcohols in commercial foods. Sugar alcohols have the general formula HOCH2(CHOH)nCH2OH ... Both disaccharides and monosaccharides can form sugar alcohols; however, sugar alcohols derived from disaccharides (e.g. ... Sugar alcohols are not metabolized by oral bacteria, and so they do not contribute to tooth decay. They do not brown or ...