Cholecystokinin octapeptide decreases intake of solid food in man.

  title={Cholecystokinin octapeptide decreases intake of solid food in man.},
  author={Georg Stacher and Hermann Steinringer and G. Schmierer and Constantin Schneider and S. Winklehner},
  volume={3 2},
Cholecystokinin octapeptide (CCK-OP) was reported to decrease the intake of liquid food in lean and in obese man. This study investigated the effect of CCK-OP on the consumption of real life food, i.e., of standardized sandwiches. Sixteen young non-obese females and males participated, after an overnight fast, each in two experiments. After a basal 30 min, saline or CCK-OP, 1.5 or 3.0 Ivy Dog Units/kg body weight/15 min, was infused in random double blind fashion, while sandwiches were placed… CONTINUE READING

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