Pharmacological actions of Uncaria alkaloids, rhynchophylline and isorhynchophylline
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Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2003 Feb;24(2):97-101.
Pharmacological actions of Uncaria alkaloids, rhynchophylline and isorhynchophylline.
Shi JS1, Yu JX, Chen XP, Xu RX.
- 1Department of Pharmacology, Zunyi Medical College, 563003, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
The pharmacological actions of Uncaria alkaloids, rhynchophylline and isorhynchophylline extracted from Uncaria rhynchophylla Miq Jacks were reviewed. The alkaloids mainly act on cardiovascular system and central nervous system including the hypotension, brachycardia, antiarrhythmia, and protection of cerebral ischemia and sedation. The active mechanisms were related to blocking of calcium channel, opening of potassium channel, and regulating of nerve transmitters transport and metabolism, etc.
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Heart failure and coronary heart disease
Nervous system disease
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