Influence of anxiolytic drugs (Prazepam and Diazepam) on respiratory center output and CO2 chemosensitivity in patients with lung diseases.

Abstract

Occlusion pressure at 0.1 s (P0.1) and its evolution during progressive hyperoxic hypercapnia (CO2 chemosensitivity) were measured in 40 patients. Most of them (26) were affected by asthma and /or chronic bronchitis and had mild obstruction and hypoxemia. Measurements were made after 2 days of oral prazepam, diazepam or a placebo (single-blind study… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Delpierre1981InfluenceOA, title={Influence of anxiolytic drugs (Prazepam and Diazepam) on respiratory center output and CO2 chemosensitivity in patients with lung diseases.}, author={S{\'e}bastien Delpierre and Yves Jammes and Charlotte Grimaud and Pierre-Antoine Dugu{\'e} and Anne Arnaud and J M Charpin}, journal={Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases}, year={1981}, volume={42 1}, pages={15-20} }