Depression Research and Treatment / 2011 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Efficacy of Chronic Antidepressant Treatments in a New Model of Extreme Anxiety in Rats

Table 6

Effects of acute fluoxetine (FLX) treatment (10 mg/kg, IP, , median with limits of interquartile range values). Wilcoxon-test: # (test versus baseline). Data are expressed as median with limits of interquartile range values.

MeasuresBaseline (before treatment)Test (after treatment)
Vehicle ( )FLX ( )Vehicle ( )FLX ( )

Number of jumps17 (13.5–19.5)15 (13.3–17.8)19 (16.8–24.8)21# (19.0–22.5)
Latency before the first jump (s)19 (12.8–27.3)20 (14.8–29.5)16 (13.0–17.8)14# (4.8–19.5)
Immobility (s)85 (68.0–98.0)97 (81.5–114.8)108# (93.8–126.3)139# (115.0–159.3)