Effect of remacemide hydrochloride on subarachnoid hemorrhage-induced vasospasm in rabbits.

The purpose of this study was to assess the role of an excitatory amino acid (EAA) receptor antagonist (remacemide hydrochloride) in a rabbit model of subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)-induced cerebral vasospasm. Cerebral angiograms were performed on 22 rabbits pre-SAH and 72 h post-SAH: 6 rabbits received an injection of mock cerebrospinal fluid (1 ml/kg) into… CONTINUE READING