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Neuroleptic-induced prolactin rise: Influence of pharmacological alterations of different neurotransmitter systems

  • Tea Chieli
  • Daniela Cocchi
  • G. B. Fregnan
  • E. E. Müller


Oral administration of 2 neuroleptic drugs, haloperidol and LR511 induced in male rats a marked, dose-dependent and sustained rise of plasma prolactin.


Apomorphine Muscimol Neuroleptic Drug Metergoline Endogenous Gaba 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tea Chieli
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Daniela Cocchi
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • G. B. Fregnan
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • E. E. Müller
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Divisione Ricerche LusofarmacoMilanoItaly
  2. 2.Department of PharmacologyUniversity of MilanMilanItalia
  3. 3.Institute of Pharmacology and PharmacognosyUniversity of CagliariCagliariItaly

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