Action of anti-tussive drugs on the emetic reflex of Suncus murinus (house musk shrew).

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The cough and emetic reflexes involve a synchronized firing of motor neurones involved in respiratory control. Tachykinin NK1 receptor antagonists and 5-HT1A receptor agonists are examples of centrally acting drugs that reduce cough and emesis. In the present studies, therefore, we examined the possibility that other classes of drugs known to reducing cough… (More)

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@article{Chan2007ActionOA, title={Action of anti-tussive drugs on the emetic reflex of Suncus murinus (house musk shrew).}, author={Shun-wan Chan and John Anthony Rudd and Ge Lin and Ping Li}, journal={European journal of pharmacology}, year={2007}, volume={559 2-3}, pages={196-201} }