C Fahlke

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine assessment of serotonergic, dopaminergic, and noradrenergic functions in alcohol-dependent individuals
    Claudia Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:97-103. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The taqI DRD2 A1 allele is associated with alcohol-dependence although its effect size is small
    Ulf Berggren
    From the Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:479-85. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Rearing experiences and stress-induced plasma cortisol as early risk factors for excessive alcohol consumption in nonhuman primates
    C Fahlke
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies Primate Unit, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:644-50. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Platelet monoamine oxidase activity in a nonhuman primate model of type 2 excessive alcohol consumption
    Claudia Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, PO Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2107. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular responses to clonidine in alcohol withdrawal: are they related to psychopathology and mental well-being?
    C Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol 21:231-7. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between central serotonergic neurotransmission and blood pressure in alcohol-dependent male subjects
    J Balldin
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Molndal, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 113:1511-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint No effect of the cortisol-synthesis inhibitor metyrapone on alcohol drinking: a pilot study
    M Eriksson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, , , Sweden
    Alcohol 25:115-22. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Personality profile in type I alcoholism: long duration of alcohol intake and low serotonergic activity are predictive factors of anxiety proneness
    K Berglund
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 113:1287-98. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Dopamine D2 receptor genotype is associated with increased mortality at a 10-year follow-up of alcohol-dependent individuals
    Ulf Berggren
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:1-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Nandrolone decanoate has long-term effects on dominance in a competitive situation in male rats
    Ann Sophie Lindqvist
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 84:45-51. 2005

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine assessment of serotonergic, dopaminergic, and noradrenergic functions in alcohol-dependent individuals
    Claudia Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:97-103. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, there is, however, no study investigating all these 3 systems with the use of neuroendocrine methods in one and the same alcohol-dependent individual...
  2. ncbi request reprint The taqI DRD2 A1 allele is associated with alcohol-dependence although its effect size is small
    Ulf Berggren
    From the Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:479-85. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Rearing experiences and stress-induced plasma cortisol as early risk factors for excessive alcohol consumption in nonhuman primates
    C Fahlke
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies Primate Unit, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:644-50. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of early rearing and stress-induced rise of plasma cortisol collected during infancy as a biological predictors of adult alcohol consumption in nonhuman primates...
  4. ncbi request reprint Platelet monoamine oxidase activity in a nonhuman primate model of type 2 excessive alcohol consumption
    Claudia Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, PO Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2107. 2002
    ..The authors investigated the relationship between platelet MAO activity and excessive alcohol consumption in rhesus macaques...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular responses to clonidine in alcohol withdrawal: are they related to psychopathology and mental well-being?
    C Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol 21:231-7. 2000
    ..These findings suggest that CLON-induced changes in blood pressures and heart rate reflect the cardiovascular situation in alcohol withdrawal and not aspects of behavior...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between central serotonergic neurotransmission and blood pressure in alcohol-dependent male subjects
    J Balldin
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Molndal, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 113:1511-7. 2006
    ..002) and with the DBP levels (r = -0.52, p < 0.05), respectively. The present study suggests the existence of an association between central 5-HT neurotransmission and blood pressure regulation also in alcohol-dependent individuals...
  7. ncbi request reprint No effect of the cortisol-synthesis inhibitor metyrapone on alcohol drinking: a pilot study
    M Eriksson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, , , Sweden
    Alcohol 25:115-22. 2001
    ..On the other hand, because this study is the first of its kind, further studies using other doses of treatment and treatment schedules are suggested...
  8. ncbi request reprint Personality profile in type I alcoholism: long duration of alcohol intake and low serotonergic activity are predictive factors of anxiety proneness
    K Berglund
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 113:1287-98. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Dopamine D2 receptor genotype is associated with increased mortality at a 10-year follow-up of alcohol-dependent individuals
    Ulf Berggren
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:1-5. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Nandrolone decanoate has long-term effects on dominance in a competitive situation in male rats
    Ann Sophie Lindqvist
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 84:45-51. 2005
    ..The ND-treated rats also displayed more frequently piloerection than the controls. The results indicate that ND has long-term effect on dominance in a provoking and competitive situation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early deprivation increases exploration and locomotion in adult male Wistar offspring
    Maarit Marmendal
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:535-44. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the present study demonstrates that methodological issues within the maternal separation paradigm may be influential factors for behavioral changes in adulthood...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anabolic androgenic steroid affects competitive behaviour, behavioural response to ethanol and brain serotonin levels
    Ann Sophie Lindqvist
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, Sweden
    Behav Brain Res 133:21-9. 2002
    ..Based on previous studies and results from the present study, we hypothesize that AAS abuse may constitute a risk factor for disinhibitory behaviour, partly by affecting the serotonergic system...
  13. doi request reprint Self-reported health functioning in Swedish alcohol-dependent individuals: age and gender perspectives
    Kristina Berglund
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:405-12. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Platelet monoamine oxidase-B activity in type 1 alcohol-dependent subjects in sustained full remission
    Ulf Berggren
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Psychiatric Section, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Molndal, SE 431 80 Mölndal and Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:340-3. 2002
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Mental well-being in subjects with long-term excessive alcohol consumption: an experimental study
    Matts Eriksson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Molndal, SE 431 80, Molndal, Sweden
    Alcohol 27:99-105. 2002
    ..No differences in levels of mental well-being were observed in subjects treated with citalopram compared with those given placebo...
  16. ncbi request reprint Different effects of smoking or use of smokeless tobacco on platelet MAO-B activity in type 1 alcohol-dependent subjects
    Ulf Berggren
    Institute of Neuroscience and Pysiology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:267-71. 2007
    ..e. snuff users), use of smoking tobacco (i.e. cigarette smokers), and in those without any tobacco use...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use is associated with more severe alcohol dependence, as assessed by the number of DSM-IV criteria, in Swedish male type 1 alcoholics
    Ulf Berggren
    Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:247-51. 2007
    ..A high smoking prevalence has been reported in treatment-seeking alcohol-dependent individuals. It has also been suggested that alcohol-dependent individuals who smoke may have a more severe course and greater severity of their alcoholism...
  18. ncbi request reprint Individuals with excessive alcohol intake recruited by advertisement: demographic and clinical characteristics
    Kristina Berglund
    Department of Psychology, Göteborg University P O Box 500 SE 405 30, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:200-4. 2006
    ..These characteristics were compared between individuals with or without prior treatment histories...
  19. ncbi request reprint Maternal separation alters maternal care, but has minor effects on behavior and brain opioid peptides in adult offspring
    Maarit Marmendal
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, P O Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Psychobiol 45:140-52. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Platelet monoamine oxidase B in family history positive and family history negative type 1 alcohol-dependent subjects
    Ulf Berggren
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Molndal, SE 431 80 Molndal, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:577-80. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Changes in mental well-being during Minnesota treatment
    Kristina Berglund
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:383-8. 2004
    ..The findings may suggest a beneficial effect of this type of treatment on mental well-being, although findings may also reflect a mere effect of adjustment to treatment or the social situation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Subnormal alpha-2-adrenoceptor-mediated sedation during 6 months of sobriety in male type 1 alcohol-dependent subjects
    Ulf Berggren
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Molndal, SE 431 80 Molndal, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:321-6. 2003
    ..In the present study, alpha(2)-adrenoceptor function was investigated over 6 months of sobriety in eight male alcohol-dependent subjects...
  23. doi request reprint Thrombocytopenia in early alcohol withdrawal is associated with development of delirium tremens or seizures
    Ulf Berggren
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:382-6. 2009
    ..We have recently observed that low blood platelet count could be such a risk factor/predictor. We therefore investigated whether such an association could be found using a large number of alcohol-dependent individuals (n = 334)...
  24. doi request reprint Do alcohol-dependent individuals with DRD2 A1 allele have an increased risk of relapse? A pilot study
    Angelica Dahlgren
    Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, PO Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:509-13. 2011
    ..On average, 1&frac12; year after the end of the treatment program, subjects were re-interviewed by using the alcohol-related items from the Addiction Severity Index follow-up version...
  25. ncbi request reprint Extremely long recovery time for the sedative effect of clonidine in male type 1 alcohol-dependent subjects in full sustained remission
    Ulf Berggren
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Molndal, SE 431 80, Molndal, Sweden
    Alcohol 28:181-7. 2002
    ..51; P <.05). Results indicate an extremely long recovery period in some aspects of alpha-2-adrenoceptor function, especially for clonidine-induced increase in level of sedation, with a normalization time of 4 to 5 years...
  26. doi request reprint Gamma-glutamyltransferase in alcohol use disorders: Modification of decision limits in relation to treatment goals?
    Jan Balldin
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University Sweden, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 70:71-4. 2010
    ..40 microkat/L. Goals of non-harmful drinking (< 100 grams weekly) suggest higher limits (0.62 microkat/L). Thirty percent increase of GGT should be suggestive of relapse...
  27. ncbi request reprint Is long-term heavy alcohol consumption toxic for brain serotonergic neurons? Relationship between years of excessive alcohol consumption and serotonergic neurotransmission
    Ulf Berggren
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgren University Hospital Mölndal, SE 431 80 Molndal, Sweden
    Drug Alcohol Depend 65:159-65. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Anabolic androgenic steroid affects social aggression and fear-related behaviors in male pair-housed rats
    Pia Steensland
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Division of Biological Research on Drug Dependence, Uppsala University, PO Box 591, SE 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
    Horm Behav 48:216-24. 2005
    ..These findings support the relatively long-term behavioral changes that have been seen in humans after abuse of ND and other anabolic androgenic steroid compounds...
  29. ncbi request reprint Administration of the anabolic androgenic steroid nandrolone decanoate to female rats causes alterations in the morphology of their uterus and a reduction in reproductive capacity
    Hamid Reza Mobini Far
    Department of Surgical Science, Division of Forensic Medicine, Uppsala University, Dag Hammarskjolds vag 17, S 752 37 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 131:189-97. 2007
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to characterize the effects of supraphysiological doses of the anabolic androgenic steroid nandrolone decanoate (ND) on the fertility of female rats, as well as on the morphology of their uterus...
  30. ncbi request reprint Amphetamine-induced aggression is enhanced in rats pre-treated with the anabolic androgenic steroid nandrolone decanoate
    Pia Steensland
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Division of Biological Research on Drug Dependence, Uppsala University, Box 591, SE 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
    Steroids 70:199-204. 2005
    ..It can be concluded that pre-treatment with ND modulates the behavioral response to amphetamine and induces long lasting changes in the behavioral response...
  31. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use is associated with reduced central serotonergic neurotransmission in type 1 alcohol-dependent individuals
    Ulf Berggren
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1257-61. 2003
    ..e., snuffers) alcohol-dependent individuals to that of tobacco-nonusing alcohol-dependent individuals...