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does zyprexa (olanzapine) raise bdnf levels in the brain?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Rat studies: Here are published results of rat studies. There are differences that are regional in the rat brain with changes in both and ngf and bdnf. Here is the article with the results. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15820421 1. Eur neuropsychopharmacol. 2005 may;15(3):311-7. Epub 2005 jan 25. Effect of chronic Olanzapine treatment on nerve growth factor and brain-derived neurotrophic ...
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