Suppression of stretch reflex activity after spinal or systemic treatment with AMPA receptor antagonist NGX424 in rats with developed baclofen tolerance.

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Baclofen (a GABA(B) receptor agonist) is the most commonly used anti-spasticity agent in clinical practice. While effective when administered spinally or systemically, the development of progressive tolerance represents a serious limitation for its long-term use. The goal of the present study was to characterize the treatment potency… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1476-5381.2010.00954.x

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