Beta-adrenoceptor blocking drugs, heart rate and genetic hypertension development in rats

Experientia
C RicherJ F Giudicelli

Abstract

In spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs) chronically treated during their growth with beta-adrenoceptor blocking drugs, no correlation was found between the reduction in heart rate and the prevention of genetic hypertension development.

References

Jan 1, 1980·Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. C: Comparative Pharmacology·R Hissa, J C George
Jan 1, 1984·Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. Part A, Theory and Practice·M NiwaJ M Saavedra
Jan 1, 1980·Clinical and Experimental Hypertension : CHE·C RicherJ F Giudicelli

Related Concepts

Rats, Inbred SHR
Familial Hypertension
Senility
Adrenergic Receptor
Hypertensive Disease
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Block Drugs
Metazoa
Rats, Laboratory
Pulse Rate

Related Feeds

Antihypertensive Agents: Mechanisms of Action

Antihypertensive drugs are used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) which aims to prevent the complications of high blood pressure, such as stroke and myocardial infarction. Discover the latest research on antihypertensive drugs and their mechanism of action here.

Adrenergic Receptors: Trafficking

Adrenergic receptor trafficking is an active physiological process where adrenergic receptors are relocated from one region of the cell to another or from one type of cell to another. Discover the latest research on adrenergic receptor trafficking here.