Terpenoid content of Valeriana wallichii extracts and antidepressant-like response profiles.

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Three extracts of Valeriana wallichii DC (Valerianaceae) rhizome and fluoxetine were studied for antidepressant-like activity in two behavioral models, namely the forced swim test (FST) and the tail suspension test (TST). Fluoxetine as well as methanolic and aqueous extracts of V. wallichii induced monophasic dose-related decrements in immobility times in… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ptr.2980

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@article{Subhan2010TerpenoidCO, title={Terpenoid content of Valeriana wallichii extracts and antidepressant-like response profiles.}, author={Fazal Subhan and Nasiara Karim and A. Gilani and Robert D E Sewell}, journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR}, year={2010}, volume={24 5}, pages={686-91} }