Cannabinoid-induced conditioned place preference in the spontaneously hypertensive rat–an animal model of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

@article{Pandolfo2009CannabinoidinducedCP,
  title={Cannabinoid-induced conditioned place preference in the spontaneously hypertensive rat–an animal model of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder},
  author={Pablo Pandolfo and Leandro F Vendruscolo and Regina Sordi and Reinaldo Naoto Takahashi},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={205},
  pages={319-326}
}
Cannabis preparations are the most widely consumed illicit drugs, and their use typically begins in adolescence. The prevalence of cannabis abuse is higher in patients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than in the general population, yet, knowledge about the motivational properties of cannabinoids in animal models of ADHD are lacking. To compare the motivational effects of the synthetic cannabinoid agonist WIN55,212-2 (WIN) in adolescent and adult spontaneously hypertensive… CONTINUE READING