Effects of flurazepam and diazepam in isolated guinea-pig taenia coli and longitudinal muscle.

The effects of the benzodiazepine derivatives flurazepam and diazepam on K+- and Ca2+ -induced contracture were examined in isolated taenia coli and longitudinal muscle of the guinea-pig. Flurazepam and diazepam inhibited the tonic component more than the phasic component of the K+ -induced contracture of taenia coli. In longitudinal muscle, both flurazepam… CONTINUE READING