Effect of dopaminergic stimulation or blockade on morphine-withdrawal aggression

@article{Puri1973EffectOD,
  title={Effect of dopaminergic stimulation or blockade on morphine-withdrawal aggression},
  author={Surendra K. Puri and Harbans Lal},
  journal={Psychopharmacologia},
  year={1973},
  volume={32},
  pages={113-120}
}
  • Surendra K. Puri, Harbans Lal
  • Published 1973
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychopharmacologia
  • Aggregation during morphine abstinence elicited social aggression (rearing, vocalization, attack-bites) in the morphine dependent rats. Pretreatment with l-dihydroxyphenylalanine (50 mg/kg), dl-dihydroxyphenylalanine (200 mg/ kg), dextro-amphetamine sulfate (2 mg/kg) or apomorphine hydrochloride (1.25 mg/kg) enhanced that aggression severalfold. Alpha methyl-p-tyrosine (200 mg/kg) abolished the morphine withdrawal aggression that was elicited either by mere aggregation or by aggregation… CONTINUE READING

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