Catecholamines and the cephalic phase of gastric secretion

K. Etzel, J. Wisecarver, D. F. Magee

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Methoxamine, an α-adrenergic agent, and isoproterenol, a β-adrenergic agent, significantly augmented indirect vagally stimulated (intravenous 2-deoxy-D-glucose) acid and pepsin secretion from the main stomachs of conscious dogs. Heidenhain pouch secretion in the same dogs was unaffected.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1189-1191
Number of pages3
JournalCanadian journal of physiology and pharmacology
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology (medical)


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