The effect of diazepam on human pancreatic secretion

H. S. Odes, S. Bank, G. O. Barbezat, B. H. Novis, L. Outim

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The effect of intravenous and intramuscular administration of diazepam on secretin and cholecystokinin stimulated pancreatic secretion was studied in man. Diazepam was not found to have a significant effect on mean volume output, bicarbonate and enzyme concentrations and colour index. It was acceptable as premedication for routine pancreatic function studies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1141-1143
Number of pages3
JournalSouth African Medical Journal
Issue number29
StatePublished - 1 Dec 1976
Externally publishedYes

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