Orally administered MDMA causes a long-term depletion of serotonin in rat brain

KT Finnegan, GA Ricaurte, LD Ritchie, I Irwin… - Brain research, 1988 - Elsevier

Focus: MDMA


Abstract Recent studies suggest that 3, 4-methylenedioxymethylamphetamine (MDMA), when administered subcutaneously, is toxic to central serotonergic neurons in rats. Because humans typically self-administer this drug orally, we compared this route to the sc route of …

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