Seizures with antidepressants: an in vitro technique to assess relative risk.

Abstract

The relative potential of various antidepressants to induce seizures while being used at therapeutic doses was studied by examining their action on spike activity in perfused guinea pig hippocampal slices. Within the range of concentration studied, imipramine, amitriptyline, nortriptyline, maprotiline, and desipramine tended to increase spike activity in a… (More)

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