Behavioral evidence for the interaction of oleamide with multiple neurotransmitter systems.

Abstract

While the endogenous fatty acid amide oleamide has hypnotic properties, neither the breadth of its behavioral actions nor the mechanism(s) by which these behaviors may be mediated has been elucidated. Therefore, the effects of oleamide on the performance of rats in tests of motor function, analgesia, and anxiety were investigated. Oleamide reduced the… (More)

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@article{Fedorova2001BehavioralEF, title={Behavioral evidence for the interaction of oleamide with multiple neurotransmitter systems.}, author={Irina V Fedorova and Ayumi Hashimoto and Robert A. Fecik and Michael P. Hedrick and Lum{\'i}r Ondřej Hanu{\vs} and David Boger and Ken Rice and Adriana Basile}, journal={The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics}, year={2001}, volume={299 1}, pages={332-42} }