An effect of somatostatin on neurotensin secretion.

  title={An effect of somatostatin on neurotensin secretion.},
  author={Taro Sakamoto and Michio Miyata and Takashi Emoto and Masaaki Izukura and Kazuhiro Iwase and Sachiko Mizutani and Hikaru Matsuda},
  journal={Regulatory peptides},
  volume={56 2-3},
A somatostatin analog (SMS201-995) was administered subcutaneously to six totally pancreatectomized (TP) patients at five dose levels from 0 microgram/kg (control) to 2.5 micrograms/kg before ingestion of a liquid test meal, and plasma levels of neurotensin (NT) were measured. There were no significant differences in basal levels of NT between the doses of… CONTINUE READING