Effects of naltrexone on food intake and body weight gain in olanzapine-treated rats.


Blockade of opioidergic neurotransmission contributes to reduction in body weight. However, how such blockade affects body weight gain (BWG) attributed to second generation antipsychotic agents (SGAs) has not yet been established. Here we examined the effects of an opioid receptor antagonist, naltrexone (NTX), on food intake and BWG associated with an SGA… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0269881112450783


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