P-Chlorophenylalanine Methyl Ester: An Aphrodisiac?

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Science  04 Sep 1970:
Vol. 169, Issue 3949, pp. 1000-1001
DOI: 10.1126/science.169.3949.1000


P-Chlorophenylalanine methyl ester and the ester plus pargyline have been reported to facilitate sexual mounting behavior in animals, but these studies have shown only a facilitation of homosexual mounting. The present study indicates that these agents do not enhance the probability or frequency of heterosexual interactions in rats.

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