Experts from the United States conducted a study which proved that caffeine helps in the fight against cocaine addiction. The substance blocks the pathological changes in the brain caused by the use of a drug.
According to statistics, cocaine often use women. The systematic use of the drug affects hormones, changes the level of the female sex hormone estrogen.
Caffeine interferes with hormonal pathology and faster to achieve recovery from addiction.
Scientists conducted a study on laboratory rats. Got samples sheaths animals that received injections of cocaine in the blood. Data were compared with the control group and vagina of rats before injection.
With the introduction of cocaine changed hormonal balance. However, caffeine blocked these changes, restored estrous cycle of mice. Scientists plan to conduct additional research in this area to develop new ways of dealing with drug addiction.