Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Potential Effect of Opium Consumption on Controlling Diabetes and Some Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Diabetic Patients

Najmeh Rahimi; Mohamad Hossain Gozashti; Hamid Najafipour; Mostafa Shokoohi; Hamid Marefati

Volume 6, 1-2 , Winter 2014, , Pages 1-6

  Background: Due to this belief that opium may have beneficial effects on diabetes or cardiovascular risk factors, the present study aimed to assess the potential and possible effects of opium consumption on diabetes control and some cardiovascular risk factors in diabetic patients. Methods: This study ...  Read More

2. Does Exercise Deprivation Increase the Tendency Towards Morphine Dependence in Rats?

Mohammad Reza Nakhaee; Vahid Sheibani; Kourosh Ghahraman Tabrizi; Hamid Marefati; Sareh Bahreinifar; Nouzar Nakhaee

Volume 2, 3-4 , Spring 2010

  Background: Exercise deprivation has been concluded to have some negative effects on psychological well-being. This study was conducted to find out whether exercise deprivation may lead to morphine dependence in rats. Methods: Forty male Wistar rats weighing 162 ± 9 g were housed in clear plastic ...  Read More