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Inhibitory Effect of Berberis vulgaris Aqueous Extract on Acquisition and Reinstatement Effects of Morphine in Conditioned Place Preferences (CPP) in Mice

Mohsen Imenshahidi 1 , Reza Qaredashi 2 , Mahmoud Hashemzaei 3 and Hossein Hosseinzadeh 4 , *
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1 Department of Pharmacodynamy and Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Research Center, School of Pharmacy, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department of Pharmacodynamy and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, IR Iran
4 Pharmaceutical Research Center, School of Pharmacy, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: August 01, 2014, 9 (3); e16145
  • Published Online: June 16, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 12, 2013
  • Revised: December 10, 2013
  • Accepted: January 11, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-16145

To Cite: Imenshahidi M, Qaredashi R, Hashemzaei M, Hosseinzadeh H. Inhibitory Effect of Berberis vulgaris Aqueous Extract on Acquisition and Reinstatement Effects of Morphine in Conditioned Place Preferences (CPP) in Mice, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2014 ; 9(3):e16145. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-16145.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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