Antidiuretic effect of ritodrine with and without beta-adrenergic blockade.

@article{Gerritse1985AntidiureticEO,
  title={Antidiuretic effect of ritodrine with and without beta-adrenergic blockade.},
  author={R Gerritse and I M Pinas and Paul J. H. M. Reuwer and A A Haspels and Gerard A. Charbon and H. J. M. Beijer},
  journal={Archives internationales de pharmacodynamie et de therapie},
  year={1985},
  volume={278 1},
  pages={107-13}
}
Dose-related effects of ritodrine and ritodrine combined with metoprolol on urinary excretion rate were studied in anesthetized dogs. Urine production was abruptly reduced after a total dose of 4 micrograms.kg-1 of ritodrine. This effect could not be antagonized by metoprolol, although the ritodrine-induced decrease of mean arterial pressure and renal… CONTINUE READING