Prenatal lorazepam administration is associated with GABAA receptor alterations in late embryonic and mature chicks.

@article{Miller1989PrenatalLA,
  title={Prenatal lorazepam administration is associated with GABAA receptor alterations in late embryonic and mature chicks.},
  author={L. G. Miller and Cheryl L. Weill and R. C. Basu Roy},
  journal={Neurotoxicology},
  year={1989},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={517-22}
}
Prenatal benzodiazepine administration has been associated with alterations in behavior in young and mature animals. Prior studies of neurochemical changes in animals treated in utero have produced conflicting results. We used a chick embryo system to assess the effects of chronic lorazepam administration on binding and function at the GABAA receptor in… CONTINUE READING