Accession Number : AD0634054

Title :   A METABOLIC ASPECT OF THE EFFECT OF ALTITUDE ON D-AMPHETAMINE IN THE RAT.

Descriptive Note : Preliminary progress rept., Oct 65-Jan 66,

Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : BERNARDINI,Albert T.

Report Date : APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Measurement was made of unchanged d-amphetamine excreted in urine from rats at a simulated altitude of 18,000 feet with 46% environmental oxygen maintained. Findings indicated no significant difference when compared to amphetamine in urine from rats injected with amphetamine at ground level. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AMPHETAMINES, EXCRETION), (*HIGH ALTITUDE, AMPHETAMINES), OXYGEN, URINE, METABOLISM, PHARMACOLOGY, RATS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE