The effect of alcoholic beverages with a high content of caffeine like cocaine. To such conclusion came researchers from Purdue University. They proved that the combined use of alcohol and caffeine negatively affects health. Some drinks caffeine is 10 times more than in the stake, says Zee News.
Growing mice, the researchers gave the portions of alcohol with caffeine. This group is much faster to get used to alcohol, it formed a more serious relationship. Caffeine exacerbates the effects of alcohol.
Alcohol slows down the nervous system and caffeine stimulates it. As a result of lost face the ultimate feeling of intoxication. Scientists noticed that the rodents of the experimental group increased the level of protein FosB. This compound is one of the key markers that detect drug abuse.