Format

Send to

Choose Destination
Behav Brain Res. 1996 May;77(1-2):223-5.

The GABAB receptor antagonist CGP 36,742 and the nootropic oxiracetam facilitate the formation of long-term memory.

Author information

1
Pharmaceutical Research Department, CIBA Ltd., Basel, Switzerland. cesaremondadori@mmd.com

Abstract

The memory-enhancing effects of a single treatment with the GABAB antagonist CGP 36,742 (10 mg/kg) or the nootropic agent oxiracetam (100 mg/kg) given immediately after a learning experience ('post-trial') remain detectable for at least 4 months thereafter. This indicates that in all probability these substances facilitate the formation of the long-term memory trace.

PMID:
8762175
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Elsevier Science
Loading ...
Support Center