Effect of zotepine on head-twitch induced by L-5-hydroxytryptophan, mescaline and 2,5-dimethoxy-4-methylamphetamine in mice and rats.

@article{Yamamoto1983EffectOZ,
  title={Effect of zotepine on head-twitch induced by L-5-hydroxytryptophan, mescaline and 2,5-dimethoxy-4-methylamphetamine in mice and rats.},
  author={Tadashi Yamamoto and N Tazoe and Showa Ueki and Kenju Shimomura and Hisashi Satoh and Junichi Mori},
  journal={Japanese journal of pharmacology},
  year={1983},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={319-25}
}
The effect of zotepine, a new neuroleptic, on head-twitch induced by L-5-hydroxytryptophan (L-5HTP), mescaline and 2,5-dimethoxy-4-methylamphetamine (DOM) in mice and rats was compared with that of known neuroleptics and the serotonin receptor blocker cyproheptadine. Among the neuroleptics tested, zotepine and haloperidol produced potent inhibitory effects… CONTINUE READING