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1st Edition

Pharmacology in Exercise and Sports

Edited By

Satu M. Somani

ISBN 9780849385407
Published December 18, 1995 by CRC Press
384 Pages

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Book Description

This is the first book to describe the pharmacological interaction of drugs and exercise with organ systems at molecular and cellular levels. It explains the effect of exercise on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs, and the activation or induction of antioxidant enzymes which may take place via the adenosine receptor or may occur due to gene expression.

Table of Contents

The Effects of Exercise on Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, Excretion, and Pharmacokinetics of Drugs, S.M. Somani and G.H. Kamimori
Exercise and Pharmacodynamics of Drugs, P.J. Buckenmeyer and S.M. Somani
Exercise, Drugs and Tissue Specific Antioxidant System, S.M. Somani
Glutathione and Exercise, L.L. Ji and C. Leeuwenburgh
Detoxification of Reactive Oxygen Species: Molecular Strategies, C.K. Sen
Induction of Heat Shock Proteins by Exercise, C.-Y. Su, C. Chang, and C.-C. Lai
Role of Adenosine in Exercise, S.M. Somani and K. Husain
Endothelium-Derived Nitric Oxide and Control of Blood Flow During Exercise, R.M. McAllister, M.D. Delp, and M.H. Laughlin
Effect of Exercise on Platelet Physiology and Pharmacology, G.H.R. Rao
Exercise, Drugs, and the Cardiovascular System, S. Frank
Exercise, Drugs, and the Cholinergic System, S.M. Somani and K. Husain
Neuroendocrine and Immunological Responses to Exercise, J.A. Smith
Sedentary vs. Ambulatory Status on Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamic Effects of Drugs, C.N. Corder and W.R. Pratt
Pharmacological Aspects of Yoga, S.M. Somani, S.G. Bhat, T.K. Bera, and M.A. Hollinger

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