Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Volume 52 - Number 3 Oct - 2008

Review Articles
Orignial Articles

Short Communications
Letter to Editor


Can Large Animal Experiments be Totally Replaced by Alternatives ? : Madhur Gupta and Y. K. Gupta.. 215

Review Articles

Neurobiology of Cannabis Addiction : Raka Jain and Yatan Pal Singh Balhara ... 217

Original Articles

Protective Effect of Adenosine in Diabetic Neuropathic Pain is Mediated Through AdenosineA1-Receptors : Sridhar Balasubramanyan and Shyam S. Sharma  ... 233

2-Deoxy-D-Glucose Alters the Cardio-Respiratory Parameters in Anaesthetized Rats : R. Pandey, P. K. Choudhry and S. B. Deshpande... 243

Antinociception Induced by Central Administration of Histamine in the Formalin Test in Rats : Ali Mojtahedin, Esmaeal Tamaddonfard and Ali Zanboori... 249

Air Pollution and Fuel Vapour Induced Changes in Lung Functions: Are Fuel Handlers Safe ? : Anuj Chawla and A. K. Lavania... 255

Effect of 1 Week '61-Points Relaxation Training' on Cold Pressor Test Induced Stress in Premenstrual Syndrome : Jyoti Dvivedi, Harminder Kaur and Sanjay Dvivedi... 262

Release of Copper from Cut 380A Co-Incubated with Human Semen and its Effect on Sperm Function In Vitro : M. M. Misro, S. P. Chaki, M. Chandra, A. Maheshwari and D. Nandan... 267

Possible Role of Male Factors in Recurrent Pregnancy Loss : Pikee Saxena, M. M. Misro, Somnath Roy, K. Chopra, D. Sinha, Deoki Nandanand Shubha Sagar Trivedi ... 274

Oxidative Stress in Hypertension : Association with Antihypertensive Treatment : H. D. Khanna, M. K. Sinha, S. Khanna and R. Tandon... 283

Association of Anticardiolipin Antibodies Levels with Instent Restenosis in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease :  Sumali Sharma, Anita Malhotra , Y. P. Sharma, P. Pandhi , Samir Malhotra, K. Sri Nageswari, Nusrat Shafiq, Venkateshan S. P. and Ravnit Kaur ... 288

Effect of Methylene Blue on Oxidative Stress and Antioxidant Defence Parameters of Rat Hepatic and Renal Tissues : Srikanta Jena and Gagan B. N. Chainy... 293

Levels of Malondialdehyde and Antioxidants in the Blood of Patients with Vitiligo of AgeGroup 11-20 Years : D. Jain, R Misra, A. Kumar and G. Jaiswal... 297

Short Communications

Effect of Surgical Stress on Neutrophil Function : D. Savitha, K. Raghavendra Rao and S. P. Girish... 302

Metabolic Syndrome - Prevalence and Significance of Its Detection in Selected Population in Pondicherry :  Biswajit Mohanty, Arul S., R. R. Kumar, Mohan Kumar and Ramaswamy S  ... 307

Opinion - Pathophysiological Approach to The Management of Scorpion Envenomation : S. B. Deshpande, R. Pandey And A. K. Tiwari  ... 311

Letter to Editor

Ethanol Intoxication - Dose Dependent Effect on Circulating Testosterone Level in Wistar Rats : Anil P. Kunnath, Satheesha Nayak and M. Maneesh  ... 315