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Relaxant effect of chloroquine in rat ileum: possible involvement of nitric oxide and BKCa.
|Title||Relaxant effect of chloroquine in rat ileum: possible involvement of nitric oxide and BKCa.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Jing F, Liu M, Yang N, Liu Y, Li X, Li J|
|Journal||The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology|
|Date Published||2013 Jun|
Bitter perception has a particularly important role in host defence. However, to date, direct effects of bitter compounds on small intestinal motility have not been shown. This study investigated the effects of bitter compounds on the spontaneous contraction of longitudinal smooth muscle strips of rat ileum.
|Alternate Journal||J. Pharm. Pharmacol.|