Discriminative stimulus effects of zolpidem in squirrel monkeys: role of GABAA/α1 receptors

@article{Rowlett2002DiscriminativeSE,
  title={Discriminative stimulus effects of zolpidem in squirrel monkeys: role of GABAA/$\alpha$1 receptors},
  author={James K. Rowlett and Roger D. Spealman and Snjezana Lelas and James M. Cook and Wenyuan Yin},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2002},
  volume={165},
  pages={209-215}
}
Abstract Rationale. The discriminative stimulus effects of zolpidem in squirrel monkeys trained at doses greater than or equal to 3.0 mg/kg differ from those of conventional benzodiazepines (BZs), but the extent to which these effects reflect the selectivity of zolpidem for GABAA/α1 receptors is not known. Objectives. The present study investigated the ability of GABAA/α1-preferring agonists to substitute for training doses of zolpidem greater than or equal to 3.0 mg/kg and the ability of GABAA… 

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