IPSIndian Journal of Pharmacology
Home  IPS  Feedback Subscribe Top cited articles Login 
Users Online : 2038 
Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
Navigate Here
 »   Next article
 »   Previous article
 »   Table of Contents

Resource Links
 »   Similar in PUBMED
 »  Search Pubmed for
 »  Search in Google Scholar for
 »Related articles
 »   Citation Manager
 »   Access Statistics
 »   Reader Comments
 »   Email Alert *
 »   Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded104    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal


Year : 1984  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 112-114

Yohimbine prolongs the duration of antinociceptive activity of morphine in mice

Correspondence Address:
A M Ageel

Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

1. The effect of intraperitoneal yohimbine on pain threshold in mice has been investigated. The drug was devoid of any analgesic activity at lower doses (1 mg/kg). However, the pain reactions was modified at 10 mg/kg. 2. Subanalgesic doses of yohimbine prolonged the duration of morphine analgesia. 3. Alteration in the ratio of brain 5 HT : Noradrenaline has been proposed as a possible mechanism for the effects of yohimbine.


Print this article     Email this article

Site Map | Home | Contact Us | Feedback | Copyright and Disclaimer | Privacy Notice
Online since 20th July '04
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow