Corpus ID: 13416567

Cannabis-induced impairment of learning and memory: effect of different nootropic drugs

  title={Cannabis-induced impairment of learning and memory: effect of different nootropic drugs},
  author={O. Abdel-Salam and N. Salem and Marwa El-Sayed El-Shamarka and Noha Al-Said Ahmed and Jihan Seid Hussein and Z. El-Khyat},
  journal={EXCLI Journal},
  pages={193 - 214}
  • O. Abdel-Salam, N. Salem, +3 authors Z. El-Khyat
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • EXCLI Journal
  • Cannabis sativa preparations are the most commonly used illicit drugs worldwide. [...] Key Method Cannabis sativa was given at doses of 5, 10 or 20 mg/kg (expressed as Δ(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol) alone or co-administered with donepezil (1 mg/kg), piracetam (150 mg/ kg), vinpocetine (1.5 mg/kg) or ginkgo biloba (25 mg/kg) once daily subcutaneously (s.c.) for one month. Mice were examined three times weekly for their ability to locate a submerged platform.Expand Abstract
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