Opioid-like antinociceptive and locomotor effects of emerging fentanyl-related substances

@article{Varshneya2019OpioidlikeAA,
  title={Opioid-like antinociceptive and locomotor effects of emerging fentanyl-related substances},
  author={Neil B. Varshneya and D. Walentiny and L{\'e}a T. Moisa and Teneille Walker and P. Beardsley},
  journal={Neuropharmacology},
  year={2019},
  volume={151},
  pages={171-179}
}
  • Neil B. Varshneya, D. Walentiny, +2 authors P. Beardsley
  • Published 2019
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Neuropharmacology
  • ABSTRACT The emergence of several fentanyl‐related substances in the recreational drug marketplace has resulted in a surge of opioid overdose deaths in the United States. Many of these substances have never been examined in living organisms under controlled conditions. In the present study, seven fentanyl‐related substances were tested in adult male Swiss Webster mice for their effects on locomotion and antinociception and compared to those of fentanyl and morphine. In locomotor activity tests… CONTINUE READING
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