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Effects of chronic lithium treatment on brain monoamine metabolism and amphetamine-induced locomotor stimulation in rats

Journal of Neural Transmission

Jan 1, 1985

U Berggren

PMID: 4086991

Abstract

The aim of the present study was to investigate how chronic lithium treatment affects brain monoamine metabolism and amphetamine-induced locomotor stimulation in rats. Chronic lithium treatment was found to increase the synthesis of brain 5-hydroxytryptamine, an effect which may be medi...read more

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Metabolic Process, Cellular
Tryptophan
Amphetamine
Oxydess
August Rats
Serotonin
Brain
Lithium Measurement
Catecholamines Measurement
Amphetamine Drug Class Measurement
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Effects of chronic lithium treatment on brain monoamine metabolism and amphetamine-induced locomotor stimulation in rats

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PMID: 4086991

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The aim of the present study was to investigate how chronic lithium treatment affects brain monoamine metabolism and amphetamine-induced locomotor stimulation in rats. Chronic lithium treatment was found to increase the synthesis of brain 5-hydroxytryptamine, an effect which may be medi...read more

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