Relaxant effect of chloroquine in rat ileum: possible involvement of nitric oxide and BKCa.

TitleRelaxant effect of chloroquine in rat ileum: possible involvement of nitric oxide and BKCa.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsJing F, Liu M, Yang N, Liu Y, Li X, Li J
JournalThe Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology
Volume65
Issue6
Pagination847-54
Date Published2013 Jun
Abstract

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.

DOI10.1074/jbc.M113.517573
Alternate JournalJ. Pharm. Pharmacol.