August 1997
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS43
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Acute and chronic effects of calcium channel blockers (CCBs) on blood pressure, heart rate and plasma catecholamines in hypertensive patients,' by J. de Champlain, M. Karas et al.


Related Articles

  • Comparative Pharmacological Properties among Calcium Channel Blockers: T-Channel versus L-Channel Blockade. Noll, Georg; Lüscher, Thomas F. // Cardiology;1998 Supplement 1, Vol. 89, p10 

    Calcium antagonists are potent vasodilators and are widely used in the treatment of hypertension and angina pectoris. The currently available compounds belong to three classes: (1) dihydropyridines (e.g. nifedipine, amlodipine and felodipine), (2) phenylalkylamines (e.g. verapamil) and (3)...

  • Attenuation of the Vasoconstrictor Action of Neuropeptide-Y by Calcium-Channel Blockers. Aizawa, Yoshifusa; Niwano, Siniti; Aizawa, Masami; Tamura, Makoto; Shibata, Akira // Angiology;Oct1989, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p890 

    Neuropeptide-Y (NPY) was administered intracoronarily in dogs to see the modification of its vasoconstrictor action by the calcium (Ca)-channel blockers nisoldipine (0.1 μg/kg) and nifedipine (1 μg/kg). Dogs were anesthetized and the left circumflex artery was cannulated without opening...

  • Pharmacokinetics of amlodipine in hypertensive patients undergoing haemodialysis. Kungys, G.; Naujoks, H.; Wanner, C. // European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology;Aug2003, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p291 

    Objective. Amlodipine is a calcium antagonist of the dihydropyridine class. This study was performed to examine the single and multiple dose pharmacokinetics of amlodipine in hypertensive patients undergoing haemodialysis and to measure the index of accumulation during multiple dosage. An...

  • Synthesis of Novel 4-[1-(4-fluorobenzyl)-5-imidazolyl] Dihydropyridines and Studying their Effects on Rat Blood Pressure. Ahmad Mohajeri, Seyed; Hosseinzadeh, Hossein; Salami, Sara; Motamedshariaty, Vahidehsadat; Seifi, Mahmoud; Hadizadeh, Farzin // Iranian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p451 

    Objective(s) Calcium-channel blockers have an important role in the treatment of several cardiovascular disorders. Derivatives of 1, 4-dihydropyridine are one of the most potent calcium antagonists. In this study four novel 1, 4-dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers were synthesized and their...

  • Differential Effects of Aging on Heart Rate Variability and Blood Pressure Variability. Fluckiger, Laurence; Boivin, Jean-Marc // Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical ;May99, Vol. 54 Issue 5, pB219 

    Defines the effects of age on short-term heart rate (HR) and blood pressure (BP) variability, independently of the physiological rise in BP associated to aging. Effects of standing position and controlled breathing as compared to standard supine position with spontaneous breathing; Relationship...

  • Blood pressure and heart rate and withdrawal of antihypertensive drugs. Goldberg, A.D.; Raftery, E.B.; Wilkinson, P. // British Medical Journal;5/14/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6071, p1243 

    Examines the effect of antihypertensive drugs on heart rate and blood pressure. Increased adventricular ectopic activity; Reaction after withdrawal of methyldopa or beta-blocking drugs; Comparison between the withdrawal reactions produced by methyldopa and beta-blocking drugs and clonidine.

  • Sex differences in autonomic function following maximal exercise. Kappus, Rebecca M.; Ranadive, Sushant M.; Huimin Yan; Lane-Cordova, Abbi D.; Cook, Marc D.; Peng Sun; Harvey, I. Shevon; Wilund, Kenneth R.; Woods, Jeffrey A.; Fernhall, Bo // Biology of Sex Differences;12/1/2015, Vol. 6, p1 

    Background: Heart rate variability (HRV), blood pressure variability, (BPV) and heart rate recovery (HRR) are measures that provide insight regarding autonomic function. Maximal exercise can affect autonomic function, and it is unknown if there are sex differences in autonomic recovery following...

  • Repeatability and relationship between arterialized catecholamines and blood pressure in... Potter, J.F.; Fotherby, M.D. // Age & Ageing;Nov93, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p404 

    Assesses the repeatability of blood pressure and arterialized plasma catecholamine measurements taken in elderly patients. Assessment of sympatho-adrenal activity; Pathogenesis of essential hypertension; Relationship between arterialized plasma noradrenaline and adrenaline levels and blood...

  • Increased Mucociliary Transport by Adrenergic Stimulation. Camner, Per; Strandberg, Kjell; Klas, Philipson // Archives of Environmental Health;Mar/Apr76, Vol. 31 Issue 2 

    Investigates the role of the blood concentrations of catecholamines in regulating the mucociliary transport rate. Significance of the mucocilairy transport; Method used in studying transport in man; Effects of terbutaline on clearance, heart rate, and on salivary secretion or blood pressure.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics