Chronic effects of ethosuximide, phenytoin, clonazepam, and valproic acid on the delayed-matching-to-sample performance of pigeons

@article{Poling1986ChronicEO,
  title={Chronic effects of ethosuximide, phenytoin, clonazepam, and valproic acid on the delayed-matching-to-sample performance of pigeons},
  author={Alan Poling and Mitchell J. Picker and Donald Vande Polder and Rodney D Clark},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={1986},
  volume={88},
  pages={301-304}
}
Acute and chronic effects of ethosuximide (40, 80, and 120 mg/kg), phenytoin (2.5, 5, and 7.5 mg/kg), clonazepam (0.25, 0.5, and 0.75 mg/kg), and valproic acid (40, 80, and 120 mg/kg) were examined in pigeons performing under a delayed-matching-to-sample procedure. Acute administration of clonazepam or valproic acid produced generally dose-dependent decreases in accuracy; over 50 sessions of daily exposure, complete or nearly complete tolerance developed to the accuracy-reducing effects of… CONTINUE READING

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