Antidepressant-like effects of piperine and its derivative, antiepilepsirine.

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In the present study, antidepressant-like effects of piperine (PIP) and its derivative, antiepilepsirine (AES), were investigated in two depressive models: forced swimming test (FST) and tail suspension test (TST). To further explore the mechanisms underlying their antidepressant-like activities, the brain monoamine levels and monoamine oxidase A and B (MAO… (More)

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@article{Li2007AntidepressantlikeEO, title={Antidepressant-like effects of piperine and its derivative, antiepilepsirine.}, author={Song Li and Che Wang and Wei Li and Kazuo Koike and Tamatsu Nikaido and Min-wei Wang}, journal={Journal of Asian natural products research}, year={2007}, volume={9 3-5}, pages={421-30} }