[Effect of reserpine on grooming parameters in rats].

  • L. M. Lepekhina
  • Published 1993 in Biulleten' eksperimental'noi biologii i meditsiny


The analysis of data of the graphic registration of grooming showed that prolonged injections of reserpine (2.5 mg/kg of weight) induce phasic changes on the stereotype grooming movements. During the period when the noradrenergic influence is pronounced (the 1st day of injection of reserpine) grooming movements are inhibited, their duration is diminished… (More)