Dexamethasone reverses adrenalectomy enhancement of footshock induced analgesia in mice

  • Marek P
  • Panocka I
  • Sadowski B
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Footshock induced analgesia in mice was significantly enhanced by adrenalectomy. This effect of pituitary-adrenal axis disruption was reversed by dexamethasone. Involvement of pituitary factor(s) in producing this form of stress induced analgesia in mice is suggested. © 1983.

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  • Adrenalectomy
  • Analgesia
  • Dexamethasone
  • Footshock

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  • P. Marek

  • I. Panocka

  • B. Sadowski

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