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Multi‐institutional Study on the Teratogenicity and Fetal Toxicity of Antiepileptic Drugs: A Report of a Collaborative Study Group in Japan
Summary: A multi‐institutional collaborative study was conducted concerning the course of pregnancy and delivery and the incidence of abnormal infants delivered of epileptic women. Of 657 womenExpand
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Acute exacerbation of paranoid psychotic state after long-term abstinence in patients with previous methamphetamine psychosis.
From a population of 111 patients with chronic methamphetamine (MAP) psychosis, who were treated at ten mental hospitals during the past 3 years, 21 patients were selected for study. Sixteen patientsExpand
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Effects of selective D-1 and D-2 dopamine antagonists on development of methamphetamine-induced behavioral sensitization
The present study examined effects of selective antagonists of D-1 and D-2 dopamine receptors on the development of behavioral sensitization produced by repeated methamphetamine (MAP) administration.Expand
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Cerebrospinal fluid GABA levels in various neurological and psychiatric diseases.
Cerebrospinal fluid gamma-aminobutyric acid (CSF-GABA) was analysed by radioreceptor assay in 16 normal controls and 84 patients with various neurological and psychiatric diseases. In patients withExpand
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Co-administration of either a selective D1 or D2 dopamine antagonist with methamphetamine prevents methamphetamine-induced behavioral sensitization and neurochemical change, studied by in vivo
Repeated administration of amphetamine or methamphetamine (MAP) causes behavioral sensitization in animals. Recently, several studies have revealed that in vivo release of dopamine from presynapticExpand
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Comparison of the antimanic efficacy of carbamazepine and lithium carbonate by double-blind controlled study.
A multi-institutional study comparing the antimanic effect of carbamazepine (CBZ) and lithium carbonate (Li) was performed using a double-blind group comparison design in a series of 105 patientsExpand
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Frequency of Alzheimer's neurofibrillary tangles in the cerebral cortex in progressive supranuclear palsy (subcortical argyrophilic dystrophy)
The frequency of Alzheimer's neurofibrillary tangles was studied, employing large sections of the cerebral hemispheres, in the cerebral cortex in 2 cases of progressive supranuclear palsy. TheExpand
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Subchronic cocaine treatment enhances cocaine-induced dopamine efflux, studied by in vivo intracerebral dialysis
Repeated administration of cocaine in animals results in behavioral sensitization. In order to investigate the neurochemical mechanism underlying such behavioral sensitization, we designed theExpand
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Cerebrospinal fluid gamma-aminobutyric acid and homovanillic acid in depressive disorders.
gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA) and homovanillic acid (HVA) levels were determined in the lumbar cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of hospitalized patients suffering from depression and in a control group.Expand
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