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Drug discrimination studies use an experimental paradigm to study the effects of different drugs and other chemicals. By training subject to discriminate between a drug and placebo the levels of the drug can be altered to see if the discrimination can be maintained.

Drug discrimination and hallucinogens

Drug discrimination and amphetamines

Drug discrimination and cocaine

Drug discrimination and nicotine

==Drug discrimination and benzodiazepines

Drug discrimination and ethanol

See also


  • National Institute of Drug Abuse (1991) Drug Discrimination:Applications to Drug Abuse Research pdf