Behavioral Effects of Cocaine--Metabolic and Neurochemical Approach
Cocaine is known to be a local anesthetic and a potent CNS stimulant. Several reports indicate an increase in locomotor activity with low acute doses of the drug, and involvement of brain amines in this psychomotor stimulation has been proposed (Van Zwieten, Widhalm, and. Hertting, 1965; Groppetti, 1974).
KeywordsRepeated Administration Spontaneous Locomotor Activity Discriminative Stimulus Property Cocaine Hydrochloride Correct Lever
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