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(Pharmacology) another name for pentylenetetrazol
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Anticonvulsant activity of atorvastatin against seizure induced by pentylenetetrazole and maximal electroshock in mice.
Rats treated with only pentylenetetrazole (PTZ) exhibited significant increase in brain malondialdehyde (MDA) by 79.2% compared with the saline control group (32.8 [+ or -] 1.7 vs.
In this study, behavior, learning, and memory were assessed using the open field test and the Morris water maze in immature and mature rats after pentylenetetrazole (PTZ), a GABA inhibitor, -induced SE, as well as immunohistochemical expression of caspase-3, which is a cellular damage mechanism.
The effects of Nigella sativa on neural damage after pentylenetetrazole induced seizures in rats.
Pentylenetetrazole induced changes in zebrafish behavior, neural activity and c-fos expression.
Caffeine, pentobarbitone, diazepam, and pentylenetetrazole were dissolved in distilled water before oral or intraperitoneal administration.
Garrett et al., "Spatial memory and long-term object recognition are impaired by circadian arrhythmia and restored by the GABAAantagonist pentylenetetrazole," PLoS One, vol.
Pentylenetetrazole induced seizures and kindling: changes in free fatty acids, superoxide dismutase, and glutathione peroxidase activity.
In another study, the neuroprotective potential of diosgenin in a pentylenetetrazole induced kindling model of epilepsy in mice was demonstrated.
Besio, "Noninvasive transcranial focal stimulation via tripolar concentric ring electrodes lessens behavioral seizure activity of recurrent pentylenetetrazole administrations in rats," IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol.
The same fraction was also evaluated in a subcutaneous pentylenetetrazole (scPTZ)-seizure model.