Effects of nicotine and tyramine on contractile activity of the colon.

@article{Weisbrodt1970EffectsON,
  title={Effects of nicotine and tyramine on contractile activity of the colon.},
  author={Norman W. Weisbrodt and Carl C. Hug and S K Schmiege and Paul Bass},
  journal={European journal of pharmacology},
  year={1970},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={310-9}
}
N.W. WEISBRODT, C.C. HUG, Jr., S.K. SCHMIEGE and P. BASS, Effects of nicotine and tyramine on contractile activity of the colon, European J. Pharmacol. 12 (1970) 310-319. Contractile activity of the descending colon of the anesthetized dog was monitored with strain gage force transducers. Nicotine and tyramine caused primarily a relaxation of the circular and longitudinal muscle. A secondary stimulation frequently followed the inhibition. Adrenalectomy partially antagonized the effects of… CONTINUE READING