The effect of methanol on rat brain monoamine levels.

The variations in brain monoamine levels after methanol administration were studied in discrete areas of rat brain. Acute methanol administration (2 g/kg and 4 g/kg) significantly decreased Dopamine (DA) level in striatum and increased it in hypothalamus. Nor-Epinephrine (NE) and Epinephrine (E) levels were reduced in most of the areas studied. Serotonin… CONTINUE READING