Furosemide, sodium appetite, and ingestive behavior.


Sodium appetite is often produced experimentally by using the diuretic furosemide (Furo) to induce a rapid loss of urinary sodium. The present experiments were designed to investigate the dose-dependent relationship between renal and behavioral responses to Furo. We compared the effects of five different Furo doses (0.5, 1, 2, 6, and 10 mg) on 3% NaCl… (More)


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@article{Lundy2003FurosemideSA, title={Furosemide, sodium appetite, and ingestive behavior.}, author={Robert F. Lundy and Mary E Blair and Nelli Horvath and Ralph Norgren}, journal={Physiology & behavior}, year={2003}, volume={78 3}, pages={449-58} }