A behavioral comparison of Nexus, cathinone, BDB, and MDA

  title={A behavioral comparison of Nexus, cathinone, BDB, and MDA},
  author={M. Bronson and W. Jiang and J. Deruiter and C. Clark},
  journal={Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior},
  • M. Bronson, W. Jiang, +1 author C. Clark
  • Published 1995
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior
  • The effects of 4-bromo-2,5-dimethoxyphenethylamine (Nexus), 3,4-methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA), 3,4-methylenedioxyphenyl-2-butanamine (BDB), and cathinone were studied in the newly hatched chicken and compared to the effects of d-amphetamine and three hallucinogens in the same species. Cathinone, a psychomotor stimulant in man (6), produced effects that were qualitatively similar to effects seen after administration of d-amphetamine (i.e., distress vocalization, wing extension, inability to… CONTINUE READING