Sex behavior of male and female Wistar rats affected by the serotonin agonist 8-OH-DPAT.

@article{Hnsel1991SexBO,
  title={Sex behavior of male and female Wistar rats affected by the serotonin agonist 8-OH-DPAT.},
  author={Susanne H{\"a}nsel and Jan Mos and Berend Olivier and A. Koos Slob},
  journal={Pharmacology, biochemistry, and behavior},
  year={1991},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={221-8}
}
Four experiments were carried out to test the stimulatory effects of 8-OH-DPAT on various aspects of "masculine" sexual behavior of male and female rats and on the sexual attractivity of male rats. In Experiment 1 8-OH-DPAT (0.2 mg/kg) stimulated ejaculation frequency in middle-aged (approx. 15 months old) males, both sexually inactive and active subjects. There was a coinciding decrease in total number of mounts, intromissions, intromissions to first ejaculation and latency to first… CONTINUE READING