Atropine enhancement of aldosterone induced renal sodium reabsorption in dogs.

The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of atropine on renal tubular membranes, as we suggested in a previous work. Mongrel dogs were anesthetized and i.v. infused with isotonic NaCl solutions. Ureters were catheterized and urine samples collected every 10 minutes. Different groups of dogs received single i.v. doses of aldosterone (2 and… CONTINUE READING