[Analgesic effect of kappa-opioid receptor agonist].

  title={[Analgesic effect of kappa-opioid receptor agonist].},
  author={Yukihiro Ikeda and Katsuhisa Matsumoto},
  journal={Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine},
  volume={59 9},
Opioid receptors are classified into at least 3 types(mu, delta, kappa). Among these types, the kappa receptor system has become most attractive. This receptor system is significant to our understanding of opioid pharmacology and the potential development of novel therapeutic agents, and its importance extends beyond the clinical issues of pain and its… CONTINUE READING