, Volume 104, Issue 2, pp 284–286 | Cite as

Audiogenic seizure susceptibility: inhibitory effect of glucose injection is counteracted by prior glucose

  • Howard M. Reid
  • Peter A. Vaccaro
Original Investigations


Audiogenic seizure susceptibility was examined in SJL/J mice injected with glucose 15–30 min before priming and/or subsequent tests. The obtained results confirm previous reports that glucose will inhibit seizure activity if given shortly before a test. In addition, it was found that glucose given 2–4 days previously would counteract the inhibitory effect of glucose injected shortly before testing.

Key words

Audiogenic seizure Sound-induced seizure Seizure inhibition Glucose 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard M. Reid
    • 1
  • Peter A. Vaccaro
    • 1
  1. 1.SUNY College at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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