Effect of zaleplon on learning and memory in rats

@article{Noguchi2002EffectOZ,
  title={Effect of zaleplon on learning and memory in rats},
  author={Hideaki Noguchi and Kazuhiro Kitazumi and Megumi Mori and Toshiharu Shiba},
  journal={Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology},
  year={2002},
  volume={366},
  pages={183-188}
}
Although structurally not a benzodiazepine, 3′-(3-cyanopyrazolo [1,5-a] pyrimidin-7-yl)-N-ethylacetamide (zaleplon) it acts via the benzodiazepine site of the GABAA receptor. In the present study, we investigated the effects of zaleplon on learning and memory in rats in comparison with triazolam and nitrazepam. Oral administration of zaleplon and the… CONTINUE READING