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Hypotensive, vasorelaxant and cardiodepressant activities of the ethanol extract of Sideritis raeseri spp. raeseri Boiss & Heldr.

@article{Kitic2012HypotensiveVA,
  title={Hypotensive, vasorelaxant and cardiodepressant activities of the ethanol extract of Sideritis raeseri spp. raeseri Boiss \& Heldr.},
  author={Dusanka Kitic and S. Brankovi{\'c} and Mirjana Radenkovi{\'c} and Katarina {\vS}avikin and Gordana Zduni{\'c} and Biljana N Koci{\'c} and Radmila Veli{\vc}kovi{\'c}-Radovanovi{\'c}},
  journal={Journal of physiology and pharmacology : an official journal of the Polish Physiological Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={63 5},
  pages={
          531-5
        }
}
Sideritis raeseri spp. raeseri Boiss & Heldr is a native plant from the Mediterranean region that is used due to its medicinal and culinary properties. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of ethanol extract of S. raeseri on the blood pressure, vascular and cardiac contractions. Arterial blood pressure was registered directly from the carotid artery in the anaesthetized rabbits. Aortic rings and the spontaneously beating atria were mounted in tissue bath. An intravenous injection… 

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