The aim of this study was to investigate the degree of histopathological changes in different rats tissues after acute and chronic administration of 1MeTIQ. Additionally, prediction of its properties in terms of absorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination and toxicity in the human body was performed.
The obtained data did not show extensive and significant toxic effects of tested substance in in vivoand in vitrostudies in rats, and in silico ADMET prediction.
These results can help to discover a new effective and safe antidepressant substance and have important significance in the treatment of depression in clinic. Additionally, the use in the treatment of depression substance with neuroprotective, antioxidant and antidepressant-like effects in the CNS and existing endogenously might be also beneficial in controlling the adverse CNS inflammatory processes accompanying depression.