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Differing actions of the acute administration of propranolol and isosorbide-5-mononitrate on the portal circulation.

Authors
  • Forrest, E H
  • Jalan, R
  • Redhead, D N
  • Hayes, P C
Type
Published Article
Journal
Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics
Publication Date
Oct 01, 1996
Volume
10
Issue
5
Pages
795–800
Identifiers
PMID: 8899089
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These drugs act upon different variables contributing to portal hypertension and so they may have a powerful synergistic effect in combination. Direct measurement of portal vein flow is a valuable method for assessing the pharmacological modulation of portal venous inflow.

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