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Addictive stimulant use

MedGen UID:
751384
Concept ID:
C2711618
Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction
Synonyms: Stimulant addiction; Stimulant dependence
SNOMED CT: Stimulant dependence (442406005)
 
HPO: HP:0033512

Definition

Addiction to a stimulant drug is defined as a drug that typically increases alertness, attention, and energy while also elevating blood pressure, heart rate, and breathing. [from HPO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Kooij JJS, Bijlenga D, Salerno L, Jaeschke R, Bitter I, Balázs J, Thome J, Dom G, Kasper S, Nunes Filipe C, Stes S, Mohr P, Leppämäki S, Casas M, Bobes J, Mccarthy JM, Richarte V, Kjems Philipsen A, Pehlivanidis A, Niemela A, Styr B, Semerci B, Bolea-Alamanac B, Edvinsson D, Baeyens D, Wynchank D, Sobanski E, Philipsen A, McNicholas F, Caci H, Mihailescu I, Manor I, Dobrescu I, Saito T, Krause J, Fayyad J, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Foeken K, Rad F, Adamou M, Ohlmeier M, Fitzgerald M, Gill M, Lensing M, Motavalli Mukaddes N, Brudkiewicz P, Gustafsson P, Tani P, Oswald P, Carpentier PJ, De Rossi P, Delorme R, Markovska Simoska S, Pallanti S, Young S, Bejerot S, Lehtonen T, Kustow J, Müller-Sedgwick U, Hirvikoski T, Pironti V, Ginsberg Y, Félegyházy Z, Garcia-Portilla MP, Asherson P
Eur Psychiatry 2019 Feb;56:14-34. Epub 2018 Nov 16 doi: 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2018.11.001. PMID: 30453134
Leahy LG
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2018 Dec;32(6):890-895. Epub 2018 Jun 4 doi: 10.1016/j.apnu.2018.06.013. PMID: 30454634
Courtney KE, Ray LA
Drug Alcohol Depend 2014 Oct 1;143:11-21. Epub 2014 Aug 17 doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.08.003. PMID: 25176528Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

López-Muciño LA, García-García F, Cueto-Escobedo J, Acosta-Hernández M, Venebra-Muñoz A, Rodríguez-Alba JC
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2022 Oct;141:104832. Epub 2022 Aug 18 doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2022.104832. PMID: 35988803
Siefried KJ, Acheson LS, Lintzeris N, Ezard N
CNS Drugs 2020 Apr;34(4):337-365. doi: 10.1007/s40263-020-00711-x. PMID: 32185696Free PMC Article
Smid MC, Metz TD, Gordon AJ
Clin Obstet Gynecol 2019 Mar;62(1):168-184. doi: 10.1097/GRF.0000000000000418. PMID: 30601144Free PMC Article
Crunelle CL, van den Brink W, Moggi F, Konstenius M, Franck J, Levin FR, van de Glind G, Demetrovics Z, Coetzee C, Luderer M, Schellekens A; ICASA consensus group, Matthys F
Eur Addict Res 2018;24(1):43-51. Epub 2018 Mar 6 doi: 10.1159/000487767. PMID: 29510390Free PMC Article
Benowitz NL
Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 2009;49:57-71. doi: 10.1146/annurev.pharmtox.48.113006.094742. PMID: 18834313Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Beckmann D, Lowman KL, Nargiso J, McKowen J, Watt L, Yule AM
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 2020 Jan;29(1):131-143. Epub 2019 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2019.08.006. PMID: 31708042Free PMC Article
Kooij JJS, Bijlenga D, Salerno L, Jaeschke R, Bitter I, Balázs J, Thome J, Dom G, Kasper S, Nunes Filipe C, Stes S, Mohr P, Leppämäki S, Casas M, Bobes J, Mccarthy JM, Richarte V, Kjems Philipsen A, Pehlivanidis A, Niemela A, Styr B, Semerci B, Bolea-Alamanac B, Edvinsson D, Baeyens D, Wynchank D, Sobanski E, Philipsen A, McNicholas F, Caci H, Mihailescu I, Manor I, Dobrescu I, Saito T, Krause J, Fayyad J, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Foeken K, Rad F, Adamou M, Ohlmeier M, Fitzgerald M, Gill M, Lensing M, Motavalli Mukaddes N, Brudkiewicz P, Gustafsson P, Tani P, Oswald P, Carpentier PJ, De Rossi P, Delorme R, Markovska Simoska S, Pallanti S, Young S, Bejerot S, Lehtonen T, Kustow J, Müller-Sedgwick U, Hirvikoski T, Pironti V, Ginsberg Y, Félegyházy Z, Garcia-Portilla MP, Asherson P
Eur Psychiatry 2019 Feb;56:14-34. Epub 2018 Nov 16 doi: 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2018.11.001. PMID: 30453134
Leahy LG
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2018 Dec;32(6):890-895. Epub 2018 Jun 4 doi: 10.1016/j.apnu.2018.06.013. PMID: 30454634
Nutt DJ, Lingford-Hughes A, Erritzoe D, Stokes PR
Nat Rev Neurosci 2015 May;16(5):305-12. Epub 2015 Apr 15 doi: 10.1038/nrn3939. PMID: 25873042
Courtney KE, Ray LA
Drug Alcohol Depend 2014 Oct 1;143:11-21. Epub 2014 Aug 17 doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.08.003. PMID: 25176528Free PMC Article

Therapy

Schifano F, Catalani V, Sharif S, Napoletano F, Corkery JM, Arillotta D, Fergus S, Vento A, Guirguis A
Drugs 2022 Apr;82(6):633-647. Epub 2022 Apr 2 doi: 10.1007/s40265-022-01701-7. PMID: 35366192
Verdejo-Garcia A, Garcia-Fernandez G, Dom G
Dialogues Clin Neurosci 2019 Sep;21(3):281-290. doi: 10.31887/DCNS.2019.21.3/gdom. PMID: 31749652Free PMC Article
Smid MC, Metz TD, Gordon AJ
Clin Obstet Gynecol 2019 Mar;62(1):168-184. doi: 10.1097/GRF.0000000000000418. PMID: 30601144Free PMC Article
Leahy LG
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2018 Dec;32(6):890-895. Epub 2018 Jun 4 doi: 10.1016/j.apnu.2018.06.013. PMID: 30454634
Courtney KE, Ray LA
Drug Alcohol Depend 2014 Oct 1;143:11-21. Epub 2014 Aug 17 doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.08.003. PMID: 25176528Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Dash GF, Martin NG, Slutske WS
Psychol Addict Behav 2023 Mar;37(2):318-330. Epub 2021 Nov 11 doi: 10.1037/adb0000793. PMID: 34766786Free PMC Article
Schifano F, Chiappini S, Corkery JM, Scherbaum N, Guirguis A
Curr Opin Pharmacol 2021 Apr;57:165-174. Epub 2021 Mar 25 doi: 10.1016/j.coph.2021.02.008. PMID: 33774473
Beckmann D, Lowman KL, Nargiso J, McKowen J, Watt L, Yule AM
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 2020 Jan;29(1):131-143. Epub 2019 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2019.08.006. PMID: 31708042Free PMC Article
Verdejo-Garcia A, Garcia-Fernandez G, Dom G
Dialogues Clin Neurosci 2019 Sep;21(3):281-290. doi: 10.31887/DCNS.2019.21.3/gdom. PMID: 31749652Free PMC Article
Samokhvalov AV, Paton-Gay CL, Balchand K, Rehm J
BMJ Case Rep 2013 Feb 6;2013 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2012-008381. PMID: 23391959Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Somma V, Osekowski M, Paratz E, Bonomo Y
Intern Med J 2023 Jan;53(1):21-26. doi: 10.1111/imj.15990. PMID: 36693638
Heinz A, Daedelow LS, Wackerhagen C, Di Chiara G
Addict Biol 2020 Mar;25(2):e12735. Epub 2019 Mar 21 doi: 10.1111/adb.12735. PMID: 30896084
Verdejo-Garcia A, Garcia-Fernandez G, Dom G
Dialogues Clin Neurosci 2019 Sep;21(3):281-290. doi: 10.31887/DCNS.2019.21.3/gdom. PMID: 31749652Free PMC Article
Geoffroy H, Noble F
Vitam Horm 2017;104:475-496. Epub 2016 Dec 1 doi: 10.1016/bs.vh.2016.10.009. PMID: 28215305
Nutt DJ, Lingford-Hughes A, Erritzoe D, Stokes PR
Nat Rev Neurosci 2015 May;16(5):305-12. Epub 2015 Apr 15 doi: 10.1038/nrn3939. PMID: 25873042

Recent systematic reviews

Mehta DD, Praecht A, Ward HB, Sanches M, Sorkhou M, Tang VM, Steele VR, Hanlon CA, George TP
Neuropsychopharmacology 2024 Mar;49(4):649-680. Epub 2023 Dec 12 doi: 10.1038/s41386-023-01776-0. PMID: 38086901Free PMC Article
Leung J, Mekonen T, Wang X, Arunogiri S, Degenhardt L, McKetin R
Drug Alcohol Rev 2023 Sep;42(6):1438-1449. Epub 2023 May 1 doi: 10.1111/dar.13670. PMID: 37126460
Rodrigues R, Lai MC, Beswick A, Gorman DA, Anagnostou E, Szatmari P, Anderson KK, Ameis SH
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 2021 Jun;62(6):680-700. Epub 2020 Aug 26 doi: 10.1111/jcpp.13305. PMID: 32845025
Siefried KJ, Acheson LS, Lintzeris N, Ezard N
CNS Drugs 2020 Apr;34(4):337-365. doi: 10.1007/s40263-020-00711-x. PMID: 32185696Free PMC Article
Degenhardt L, Peacock A, Colledge S, Leung J, Grebely J, Vickerman P, Stone J, Cunningham EB, Trickey A, Dumchev K, Lynskey M, Griffiths P, Mattick RP, Hickman M, Larney S
Lancet Glob Health 2017 Dec;5(12):e1192-e1207. Epub 2017 Oct 23 doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30375-3. PMID: 29074409Free PMC Article

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