Sep 1, 1971

Effect of chronic administration of nicotine on the concentrations of adrenal enzymes involved in the synthesis and metabolism of adrenaline

British Journal of Pharmacology
B Bhagat, M W Rana

Abstract

Chronic administration of nicotine caused an increase in tyrosine hydroxylase and catecholamine concentrations in rat adrenals, but failed to affect adrenal monoamine oxidase, catechol-O-methyl transferase or phenylethanol-amine N-methyl transferase activities.

Mentioned in this Paper

Metabolic Process, Cellular
Amines
Enzymes, antithrombotic
Catecholamine [EPC]
Administration Procedure
Monoamine Oxidase
Tritium
Epinephrine Acetate
Epinephrine Measurement
Medihaler-Epi

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