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Oxytocin Antagonist

Known as: Oxytocin Blocker 
Any of the synthetic agents that inhibit or antagonize the biosynthesis or biologic effects of oxytocin by either antagonizing the responsiveness of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract In recent years, oxytocin has been implicated in a wide diversity of functions. The role of oxytocin in analgesia and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Oxytocin is an essential hormone for mammalian labor and lactation. Here, we show a new function of oxytocin in causing plastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Oxytocin is a classic reproductive neuropeptide in the female mammal, but its functions in the brain of the male have been less… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The involvement of brain oxytocin in the attenuated responsiveness of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis and the oxytocin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previous studies indicated that the central nervous system induces release of the cardiac hormone atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To investigate the effect of cholesterol on the oxytocin receptor function in myometrial membranes, we developed a new method to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Previous studies have demonstrated that central administration of vasopressin but not oxytocin facilitates pair bonding in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Oxytocin binding (Bmax) was found to be higher in the ventral tegmental area (VTA) and the medial preoptic area (MPOA) at… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Increasing evidence indirectly suggests a role for oxytocinergic neurons in the control of ingestive behaviors. The present study… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Oxytocin, whether administered intraperitoneally (IP) (375-6,000 micrograms/kg) or intracerebroventricularly (ICV) (1-10… Expand
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