Accession Number : AD0293134

Title :   ALTERATIONS IN EFFECTS OF MORPHINE ON THE COLD-ACCLIMATIZED ANIMAL

Corporate Author : ARCTIC AEROMEDICAL LAB FORT WAINWRIGHT ALASKA

Personal Author(s) : WAY,E. LEONG ; ELLIOTT,H.W.

Report Date : OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : E XPERIMENTS WERE PERFORMED TO DETERMIN WHETHER ADAPTATION TO COLD ALTERS THE EFFECTS OF MORPHINE ON THE MINU E VOLUME AND OXYGEN CONSUMP ION OF THE UNANESTHETIZED RAT, AND ON THE MEDI EFFECTIVE ANALGETIC (ED50) and median lethal (LD50) doses of morp i in t e mice. Some of the data obtained in the rat were reported earlier, but are summarized here in a slightly different form. (Author)

Descriptors :   *EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), *MORPHINE, CARBON DIOXIDE, LABORATORY ANIMALS, OXYGEN CONSUMPTION, RESPIRATION, TEMPERATURE, VOLUME

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE