Discriminable Stimuli Produced by Marihuana Constituents

  • Edward C. Krimmer
  • Herbert BarryIII
Part of the Advances in Behavioral Biology book series (ABBI, volume 22)


The purpose of the present chapter is to review and summarize studies on the discriminative stimulus attributes of cannabinoids. This group of drugs continues to be the focus of great social and scientific interest. The recent development of techniques for measuring discriminative stimulus attributes of drugs provides a unique criterion for evaluating drug effects in laboratory animals and may be especially valuable for assessing the complex and poorly understood effects of cannabinoids.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward C. Krimmer
    • 1
  • Herbert BarryIII
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacology, School of PharmacyUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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