Shafiqur Rahman

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Affiliation: South Dakota State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholinergic receptor system as a target for treating alcohol abuse and dependence
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Recent Pat CNS Drug Discov 7:145-50. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuronal nicotinic receptors as brain targets for pharmacotherapy of drug addiction
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, South Dakota State University, College of Pharmacy, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 7:422-41. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic receptors as therapeutic targets for drug addictive disorders
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Box 2202C, SAV 265, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 12:633-40. 2013
  4. pmc Environmental enrichment increases amphetamine-induced glutamate neurotransmission in the nucleus accumbens: a neurochemical study
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, BBSRB, Room 447, 741 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 0509, USA
    Brain Res 1197:40-6. 2008
  5. pmc The novel nicotinic receptor antagonist N,N'-dodecane-1,12-diyl-bis-3-picolinium dibromide decreases nicotine-induced dopamine metabolism in rat nucleus accumbens
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 601:103-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuronal nicotinic receptor ligands modulate chronic nicotine-induced ethanol consumption in C57BL/6J mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, South Dakota State University, College of Pharmacy, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 102:36-43. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of a novel nicotinic receptor antagonist N,N-dodecane-1,12-diyl-bis-3-picolinium dibromide (bPiDDB) on acute and repeated nicotine-induced increases in extracellular dopamine in rat nucleus accumbens
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Neuropharmacology 52:755-63. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Cytisine modulates chronic voluntary ethanol consumption and ethanol-induced striatal up-regulation of ΔFosB in mice
    Ravi Kiran Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Box 2202C, Avera Health and Science Center SAV 265, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Alcohol 47:299-307. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic receptor partial agonists modulate alcohol deprivation effect in C57BL/6J mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 110:161-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic ligands modulate ethanol-induced dopamine function in mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, S Dak 57007, USA
    Pharmacology 86:168-73. 2010

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholinergic receptor system as a target for treating alcohol abuse and dependence
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Recent Pat CNS Drug Discov 7:145-50. 2012
    ..Future research indicating the ability of nAChR based compounds to reduce alcohol consumption or modulate alcohol drinking behavior in preclinical and clinical studies, are also discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuronal nicotinic receptors as brain targets for pharmacotherapy of drug addiction
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, South Dakota State University, College of Pharmacy, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 7:422-41. 2008
    ..An appreciation of the complexity of nicotinic receptors and their regulation will be necessary for the development of nicotinic receptor modulators as potential pharmacotherapy for drug addiction...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic receptors as therapeutic targets for drug addictive disorders
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Box 2202C, SAV 265, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 12:633-40. 2013
    ..Furthermore, the role of nAChRs in other addictive disorders is reviewed. Overall, novel pharmacological agents that target brain nAChRs for future drug development are discussed. ..
  4. pmc Environmental enrichment increases amphetamine-induced glutamate neurotransmission in the nucleus accumbens: a neurochemical study
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, BBSRB, Room 447, 741 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 0509, USA
    Brain Res 1197:40-6. 2008
    ..Overall, these results suggest that alterations in glutamate in the NAcc may be involved in the environment-dependent effects of amphetamine...
  5. pmc The novel nicotinic receptor antagonist N,N'-dodecane-1,12-diyl-bis-3-picolinium dibromide decreases nicotine-induced dopamine metabolism in rat nucleus accumbens
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 601:103-5. 2008
    ..These results indicate that bPiDDB inhibits the nicotine-induced increase in DOPAC in reward-relevant brain region targeting nicotinic acetylcholine receptors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuronal nicotinic receptor ligands modulate chronic nicotine-induced ethanol consumption in C57BL/6J mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, South Dakota State University, College of Pharmacy, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 102:36-43. 2012
    ..DHβE (0.5 or 2.0 mg/kg) failed to suppress nicotine-induced ethanol intake across 2 h post injection. These results indicate that nAChRmediated signaling is critical in regulating nicotine-induced ethanol drinking behaviors...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of a novel nicotinic receptor antagonist N,N-dodecane-1,12-diyl-bis-3-picolinium dibromide (bPiDDB) on acute and repeated nicotine-induced increases in extracellular dopamine in rat nucleus accumbens
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Center for Drug Abuse Research Translation, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Neuropharmacology 52:755-63. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Cytisine modulates chronic voluntary ethanol consumption and ethanol-induced striatal up-regulation of ΔFosB in mice
    Ravi Kiran Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Box 2202C, Avera Health and Science Center SAV 265, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Alcohol 47:299-307. 2013
    ..Further, the data suggest a critical role of nAChRs in chronic ethanol-induced neurochemical adaptations associated with ethanol addiction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic receptor partial agonists modulate alcohol deprivation effect in C57BL/6J mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 110:161-7. 2013
    ..The results from this study indicate that nAChR partial agonists reduce the expression of ADE in mice and further suggest the involvement of nAChR mechanisms in ADE, a relapse-like ethanol drinking behavior...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nicotinic ligands modulate ethanol-induced dopamine function in mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, S Dak 57007, USA
    Pharmacology 86:168-73. 2010
    ..These findings provide evidence that lobeline and cytisine modulate ethanol-induced DA function by targeting nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the ventral striatum, a reward-relevant brain region implicated in ethanol dependence...
  11. doi request reprint Neuronal nicotinic receptor antagonist reduces anxiety-like behavior in mice
    Monzurul Amin Roni
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Neurosci Lett 504:237-41. 2011
    ..3 mg/kg) failed to produce any response. These results provide evidence that lobeline has anxiolytic potential and nAChR antagonists may represent a new class of anxiolytics in humans...
  12. doi request reprint Antidepressant-like effects of lobeline in mice: behavioral, neurochemical, and neuroendocrine evidence
    Monzurul Amin Roni
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 41:44-51. 2013
    ..c.) significantly reduced NE levels in the PFC. Overall, the present study indicates that lobeline produces antidepressant-like effects by targeting brain nAChRs and/or neuroendocrine and brain noradrenergic systems...
  13. doi request reprint Lobeline and cytisine reduce voluntary ethanol drinking behavior in male C57BL/6J mice
    Ravi K Sajja
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:257-64. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of lobeline on nicotine withdrawal-induced depression-like behavior in mice
    Monzurul Amin Roni
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University, Avera Health and Science Center, SAV 265, Brookings, SD, 57007, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 231:2989-98. 2014
    ..Evidence suggests that neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) ligand lobeline has antidepressant-like properties...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of nicotine preexposure on sulpiride-induced dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Smoking and Nicotine Dependence Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 494:31-4. 2004
    ..The reduction of sulpiride-induced nucleus accumbens dopamine release after nicotine treatment is likely the result of down-regulation of somatodendritic dopamine autoreceptors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Involvement of GABA and cholinergic receptors in the nucleus accumbens on feedback control of somatodendritic dopamine release in the ventral tegmental area
    Shafiqur Rahman
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 4887, USA
    J Neurochem 80:646-54. 2002
    ..Cholinergic interneurons may influence the negative feedback system by regulating terminal DA release within the ACB...