[The effect of proglumide on gallstone formation in guinea pigs].

In this study, the chronic effects of proglumide (PGM, a cholecystokinin/gastrin receptor antagonist) on gallstone formation and hepatic bile secretion were investigated as follows: Group 1: Fed with low protein (14%) lithogenic diet. Group 2: Fed with the same lithogenic diet and was given PGM (250 mg/kg, bid, p. o.). Group 3: Fed with commercial guinea… (More)