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Mechanisms of coronary vasodilation induced by antianginal agents

  • H. Kuriyama
  • H. Suzuki
  • K. Kitamura
  • T. Itoh
  • E. Suematsu
  • H. Ueno
  • Y. Kanmura

Abstract

In the presence of pathological states, vasospasm occurs in the smooth muscle tissues of the coronary arteries. This response is accompanied by intense pain and there is a lack of oxygen consumption by the cardiac muscle cells (ischaemia).

Keywords

Porcine Coronary Artery Spike Potential Antianginal Agent Canine Coronary Artery Rabbit Mesenteric Artery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kuriyama
    • 1
  • H. Suzuki
  • K. Kitamura
  • T. Itoh
  • E. Suematsu
  • H. Ueno
  • Y. Kanmura
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyFaculty of Medicine, Kyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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