Lithium enhancement of the prolactin response to 5-hydroxytryptophan is not reversible by inositol. Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Abstract 1. 1. Two hundred male albino Sprague- Dawley rats were studied for the lithium and /or inositol effect on 5-HTP induced prolactin release. 2. 2. Lithium demonstrated a clear augmentation of 5-HTP induced prolactin levels, however no effect of inositol was demonstrated on lithium augmentation of 5-HTP induced prolactin release.

publication date

  • January 1, 1998