Minaprine, a New Atypical Stimulant of Dopaminergic Neurotransmissions — II: Evidence for a Dual Pre- and Post-synaptic Mechanism of Action
Minaprine (M) is a new antidepressant drug which exhibits an atypical profile of dopamino (DA)-mimetic activities in rodents (Worms et al., this volume). Thus the behavioural and neurochemical effects of M on striatal dopaminergic and cholinergic systems were investigated in order to clarify its mechanism(s) of action.
KeywordsAntidepressant Drug Cholinergic System Minimal Effective Dose Dopaminergic Neurotransmission Neurochemical Effect
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