A York

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-specific effect of naltrexone on ethanol consumption in social drinkers
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, MC3077, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 146:33-41. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of d-amphetamine and ethanol on a measure of behavioral inhibition in humans
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Behav Neurosci 114:830-7. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute progesterone administration in healthy postmenopausal women and normally-cycling women
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:697-710. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint GABA(B) receptor agonists for the treatment of drug addiction: a review of recent findings
    Michael S Cousins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 65:209-20. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Acute administration of d-amphetamine decreases impulsivity in healthy volunteers
    Harriet de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 27:813-25. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute social stress on alcohol consumption in healthy subjects
    Harriet de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60615, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1270-7. 2003

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-specific effect of naltrexone on ethanol consumption in social drinkers
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, MC3077, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 146:33-41. 1999
    ..Clinical studies have shown that the opioid antagonist naltrexone is effective in the treatment of alcoholism. However, the mechanism by which it produces this effect is not understood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of d-amphetamine and ethanol on a measure of behavioral inhibition in humans
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Behav Neurosci 114:830-7. 2000
    ..These results suggest that AMP and EtOH have specific and distinctive effects on the ability to inhibit responses. Impairment in the ability to inhibit responses is thought to reflect a certain form of impulsivity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute progesterone administration in healthy postmenopausal women and normally-cycling women
    H de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:697-710. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that brief (i.e., several hours) increases in plasma levels of allopregnanolone do not have direct effects on mood...
  4. ncbi request reprint GABA(B) receptor agonists for the treatment of drug addiction: a review of recent findings
    Michael S Cousins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 65:209-20. 2002
    ..This line of research may also improve our understanding of the neurochemical mechanisms underlying the drug dependence process...
  5. ncbi request reprint Acute administration of d-amphetamine decreases impulsivity in healthy volunteers
    Harriet de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 27:813-25. 2002
    ..These results suggest that acute doses of amphetamine decrease several forms of impulsive behavior. These findings extend and confirm previous findings in humans and laboratory animals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute social stress on alcohol consumption in healthy subjects
    Harriet de Wit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60615, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1270-7. 2003
    ..Here we examined the effects of an acute social stressor (performing a mental arithmetic task in front of an audience) on consumption of ethanol or placebo beverages in healthy social drinkers...