Increased ventilatory chemosensitivity induced by domperidone, a dopamine antagonist, in healthy humans.

@article{Delpierre1987IncreasedVC,
  title={Increased ventilatory chemosensitivity induced by domperidone, a dopamine antagonist, in healthy humans.},
  author={St{\'e}phane Delpierre and Monique Fornaris and Chantal Guillot and Ch Grimaud},
  journal={Bulletin europeen de physiopathologie respiratoire},
  year={1987},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={31-5}
}
Respiratory and cardiovascular effects of domperidone (0.1 mg X kg-1 i.v.) and placebo given on separate test days to eleven healthy volunteers were assessed in a double-blind study. Domperidone caused no significant change in ventilation, heart rate and blood pressure while they were resting and breathing room air. However, it produced an increase in the… CONTINUE READING