The influence of atenolol and prazosin on serum lipids and atherosclerosis in minipigs fed a hyperlipidemic diet.

@article{Nafstad1988TheIO,
  title={The influence of atenolol and prazosin on serum lipids and atherosclerosis in minipigs fed a hyperlipidemic diet.},
  author={Inger Nafstad and S Tollersrud and Kristoffer Eriksen and A. Helgeland and Lawrence A. Solberg and J L Bredesen and Ola Dale},
  journal={General pharmacology},
  year={1988},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={719-24}
}
1. The effect of the adrenergic blockers prazosin and atenolol were tested in hypercholesterolemic Göttingen minipigs. 2. After 1 yr there was a significant reduction of plasma triglycerides and total cholesterol in the medicated animals as compared to untreated ones. 3. No significant difference in atherosclerotic lesions was observed.