Interaction of pyridostigmine and physical stress on antioxidant defense system in skeletal muscle of mice

@article{Jagannathan2001InteractionOP,
  title={Interaction of pyridostigmine and physical stress on antioxidant defense system in skeletal muscle of mice},
  author={Ramesh Jagannathan and Kazim Husain and Satu M. Somani},
  journal={Journal of Applied Toxicology},
  year={2001},
  volume={21}
}
Pyridostigmine bromide (PB), a reversible anticholinesterase drug, had been used against possible nerve gas exposure during the Persian Gulf War. The Gulf War veterans used PB and they were under physical stress. This study investigated the delayed and interactive effects of pyridostigmine and physical stress on the antioxidant defense system in triceps muscle of mice. Male NIH Swiss mice were divided into four groups and treated as follows: sedentary control; pyridostigmine (1.2 mg kg−1 p.o… Expand
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