oa South African Medical Journal - Pharmacology and toxicology of metiamide, a histamine H2-receptor antagonist
|Article Title||Pharmacology and toxicology of metiamide, a histamine H2-receptor antagonist|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 The Research Institute, Smith, Kline and French Laboratories Ltd, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England|
|Publication Date||Nov 1974|
|Pages||2253 - 2255|
|Keyword(s)||Histamine H2-receptor antagonist, Metiamide, Pharmacology and Toxicology|
A brief review of the pharmacology and toxicology of metiamide, a histamine H2-receptor antagonist, is given, and evidence is presented to support the view that it inhibits gastric acid secretion by virtue of its H2-receptor antagonist activity.
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