Citicoline improved cardiovascular function in animal model of dysautonomia

Citicoline improved cardiovascular function in animal model of dysautonomia
J Physiol Pharmacol. 2021 Feb;72(1). doi: 10.26402/jpp.2021.1.07. Epub 2021 Jun 3.ABSTRACTThe autonomic nervous system controls cardiovascular function. Autonomic dysfunction or dysautonomia is commonly encountered in several diseases like Parkinson's disease. 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) is a chemical that changes into the neurotoxin MPP+, which causes catecholamine depletion. We aimed to study the effects of citicoline on cardiovascular function in MPTP-treated albino rats. ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-06-08By S N Amin