Accession Number : AD0732384

Title :   Effects of Ouabain on Splanchnic Hemodynamics in the Rhesus Monkey.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : OKLAHOMA UNIV MEDICAL CENTER OKLAHOMA CITY

Personal Author(s) : Shanbour,Linda L. ; Jacobson,Eugene D. ; Brobmann,Guenther F. ; Hinshaw,Lerner B.

Report Date : 01 NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : When the effects of ouabain on splanchnic hemodynamics of the anesthetized monkey are evaluated, the major events were found to be a decrease in mesenteric blood flow and an increase in mesenteric vascular resistance. Implications of these findings are that use of cardiac glycosides may be contraindicated in clinical states characterized by low blood flow to the splanchnic region. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES, *BLOOD CIRCULATION), MONKEYS, CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), BLOOD PRESSURE, PHARMACOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE