Title : Nitric oxide and prostaglandin systems in the stimulation of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis by neurotransmitters and neurohormones.

Pub. Date : 2004 Dec

PMID : 15613736

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1 The synthesis of endogenous PG or NO was inhibited by non-selective and selective cyclooxygenase (COX) antagonists and nitric oxide synthase (NOS) blockers given 15 min before the respective receptor agonist and HPA axis activity was assessed 1 h later by measuring plasma ACTH and serum corticosterone levels. Prostaglandins proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens