Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Volume 36 - 4 Number October - 1992

Orignial Articles
Short Communication
Letter to Editor



Original Article

Effect of Yoga Training of Reaction Time. Respiratory Endurance and Muscle Strength : Madanmohan, D. P. Thombre, Bharathi Balakumar, T. K. Nambinarayanan, Sachin Thakur N. Krishnamurthy and A. Chandrabose ...229

Effects of Undernutrition and Sex difference on Skeletal Muscle Function in Young Rats : N. Krishnamurthy, Bharathi Balakumar and D. P. Thombre ...234

Inhibition of Lipid Pcroxidation and Cholesterol Levels in Mice by Curcumin : K. K. Soudamini, M. C. Unnikrishnan, K. B. Soni and R. Kuttan ...239

Differential Role of Ovarian Hormones for Taste Preferences in Rats : Jolly F. Mascarenhas, Abhaya S. Borker and Prema Yenkatesn ...244

Pharmacological Screening of Few New 2-(Substituted Acetyl) Amino-5-Alkyl-l, 3, 4-Oxadiazoles : Pradeep Mishra, Gopal K. Joshi. Ashok K. Shakya, R. K. Agrawal and G. K. Patnaik ...247

Chronopharmacokinetics of Rafampicin : M. K. Avachat, D. Rambhau, V. V. Saraveswar Rao, B. Ramesh Rao and J. Venkateswar Rao ...251

Effects of Progesterone on some Brain Neurotransmitters in Intact Rats : S. K. Chaudhuri, R. N. Chattopadhyay, S. K. Maitra, S. Ray and Srabani Chaudhuri ...255

Background Noise in Healthy Volunteers - A Consideration in Adverse Drug Reaction Studies : P. P. Khosla. V. K. Bajaj. Geeta Sharma and K. C. Mishra ...259

Sex Variation in Ascorbic Acid Catabolism : M. G. Muddeshwar, N. Nalh and S. N. Chari ...263

Short Communication

Poor Reliability of the First Meal Tolerance Test : R. L. Bijlani, J. P. Narain, Kalpana Shukla and K. P. Kochhar ...267

Behavioural change in Rats due to Chronic Oral and Systemic Formaldehyde : H. Yenkatakrishana Bhatt and G. M. Panchal ...270

Effect of Oral Curcumin Administration on Serum Peroxides and Cholesterol Levels in Human Volunteers : K. B. Soni and R. Kuttan ...273

Haematological and Erythrocyte Membrance Changes Induced by Amiodarone, in Rats : B. Padmavathi, Niranjall S. Devraj and H. Devraj ...276

Reticuloendothelial Function in Acute Noise Stress : K. Senthamil Selvi, N. Suihanthirarajan and A. Namasivayam ...279

Letter to Editor

Evaluation of Some I, 2, 4-Dithiazolidines as Anticonvulsant Agents in Wistar Rats : N. Siddiqui and S. N. Pandeya ...282

Influence of Ethyl and Methyl Alcohol on Rats Brain Histamine Content : G. Nalini and A. Namasivayam ...285

Heart Rate Alterations in Different Types of Pranayamas : Shirley Telles and T. Desiraju ...287

Acetylcholine and Cholinesterase Levels in the Brain of Methanol Treated Rats : R. Suresb Babu, R. Uma K. Sembulingam and A. Namasivayam ...289

Antiinflammatory and Acute Toxicity Studies with the Leaves of Vinca Rosea Linn in Experimental Animals : R. R. Chattopadhyay, R. N. Banerjee. S. K. Sarkar, S. Ganquly and T. K. Basu ...291

Heart Rate and Respiratory changes Accompanying Yogic Conditions of Single Thought and Thoughtless States : Shirley Telles and T. Desiraju ...293