Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Volume 42 - Number 1 Jan - 1998

Guest Editorial
Review Articles
Orignial Articles
Letter to Editor
Book Review


Too little, too late ...1

Review Article

Drug Uptake from the Airways and Lungs : John Widdicombe ... 3

Original Articles

Effects of Trypan Blue on the Action of Adrenergic Agonists in the Guinea-pig Isolated Atrium : M. Mahamoudian and S. A. Ziai ...15

The Effect of Central and Peripheral Administration of Acetylcholine and Epinephrine on Respiration : Gulderen Sahin, Tulin Oruc, Gonul Simsek and Ibrahim Guner ...20

Physiological, Biochemical and Histological changes due to Physostigmine in Monkeys : K. Jeevaratnam, S. Dasgupta, Pravinkumar, S. C. Pant, A. S. Sachan, W. Selvamurthy, U. S. Ray, S. Mukhopadhyay and S. S. Purkayastha ...25

Synergistic Effect of Flunarizine and Sodium Valproate on Seizure Thresholds Elicited by Cortical Stimulation in Conscious Rats ; Sunil Joseph, Joy David and Thangam Joseph ...39

Effect of N-Acetylcysteine on Myocardial Infarct Size following Ischemia and Reperfusion in Dogs : Yogesh Tripathi and B. M. Hegde ...50

Autonomic changes while Mentally Repeating two Syllables - One Meaningful and the other Neutral : Shirley Telles, R. Nagarathna and H. R. Nagendra ...57

Effect of Training on Lipid Peroxidation, Thiol Status and Antioxidant Enzymes in Tissues of Rats : C. V. Anuradha and S. D. Balakrishnan ...64

Development of Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema at different Grades of Intracranial Pressure in Cats : Yogendra K. Gupta, Anita Chugh, Vineet Kacher, Vir S. Mehta and Prakash N. Tandon ...71

Glycaemic and Insulinaemic Responses to Natural Foods, Frozen Foods and their Laboratory Equivalents : W. Kanan, R. L. Bijlani, U. Sachdeua, S. C. Mahapatra, P. Shah and M. G. Karmarkar ....81

Glaucoma and Concomitant Status of Autonomic Nervous System : Ramesh Kumar and Veena M. Ahuja ...90

Abuse Liability of Buprenorphine - A Study among Experienced Drug Users : N. S. Bedi, R. Ray, R. Jain and N. K. Dhar ...95

Role of Lipistat in Protection against Isoproterenol Induced Myocardial Necrosis in Rats: A Biochemcial and Histopathological Study : S. D. Seth, M. Maulik, C. K. Katiyar and S. K. Maulik ...101

Studies on the Effect of Intratesticular Administration of Opioid Peptides, Naloxone or N-Acetyl ~-Endorphin Antiserum on some Testicular Parameters in Rats : Laxmi N. Anand and E. Vijayan ...107

Differering Response of Body Weight Gain to High Fat Diet Treatment in the Mouse : D. V. Muralidhara-and M. Desaultes ...113

Effect .of the Karnatic Music Raga "Neelambari" on Sleep Architecture : Batmanabane Gitanjali ...119

Glycoconjugate Profile in Plasma and Erythrocytes of Gastric Cancer Patients : S. Arivazhagari, K. Kavitha and S. Nagini ...123

The Perceptions of First-Year Medical Students on Animal and Human Experiments in Physiology : R. Padmavathi, K. N. Maruthy, S. Borghona and M. Vaz ...127

Effect of Glucose on Stress Induced Antinociception in Normal Mice ; P. R. M. K. Reddy, R. Shankar Raman and S. Ramaswamy ...131

Body Fat and Lean Body Mass Assessment in Human Subjects - A Comparison of two different Techniques : D. V. Muralidhara and M. Ramesh Bhat ...139

Short Communication

Assessment of Sperm Count in Rural Population of Central India ; Ramji Singh, A. R. Chaudhary and S. Bhunia ...144

Letter to Editor

2',3'-Cyclic Neucleotide 3'-Phosphodiesterase Activity in Developing Rat Brain : Ritu Singh and R. Shankar ...147

Book Review