Effect of chronic treatments with tandospirone and imipramine on serotonin-mediated behavioral responses and monoamine receptors.


The effects of acute and chronic treatment of rats with the tricyclic antidepressant imipramine, the 5-HT1A receptor partial agonist tandospirone, or its metabolite 1-PP were compared on behavioral responses produced by the activation of 5-HT receptors and on brain monoamine receptors. The behaviors examined were the 5-HT behavioral syndrome elicited by the… (More)