A comparison of the effects of 1-benzylpiperazine and dexamphetamine on human performance tests

  title={A comparison of the effects of 1-benzylpiperazine and dexamphetamine on human performance tests},
  author={C. Bye and A. D. Munro-Faure and A. W. Peck and Paul A. Young},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
The effects of dexamphetamine (1 mg to 7.5 mg) and 1-benzylpiperazine (20 mg to 100 mg) on performance tests and cardiovascular responses were measured in two groups of 12 normal subjects. Drugs and dummy control were administered orally under double blind conditions at weekly intervals according to a balanced design. Significant (p<0.05) improvement occurred in an auditory vigilance test following both drugs, and this test was sufficiently sensitive to detect the changes produced by… CONTINUE READING


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