Reinforcing and subject-rated effects of methylphenidate and d-amphetamine in non-drug-abusing humans.

@article{Rush2001ReinforcingAS,
  title={Reinforcing and subject-rated effects of methylphenidate and d-amphetamine in non-drug-abusing humans.},
  author={Craig R Rush and William D. Essman and Cathy A Simpson and Robert W. Baker},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychopharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={273-86}
}
The reinforcing effects of methylphenidate (20-40 mg), d-amphetamine (10-20 mg), and placebo were assessed in eight healthy, non-sleep-deprived, non-drug-abusing outpatient volunteers. A modified progressive-ratio schedule was used to assess drug reinforcement in which a sampling session always preceded a self-administration session. During sampling sessions, volunteers received a drug dose to acquaint them with the drug effects. Drug doses were administered in eight identical capsules (i.e… CONTINUE READING

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