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FOOD INTAKE AND CROP EMPTYING RATE OF CHICKENS TREATED WITH GUANETHIDINE

  • Furuse, M. (Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University) ;
  • Choi, Y.H. (Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University) ;
  • Mabayo, R.T. (Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University) ;
  • Sugahara, K. (Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Utsunomiya University) ;
  • Okumura, J. (Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University)
  • 투고 : 1996.03.09
  • 심사 : 1996.07.29
  • 발행 : 1996.12.01

초록

The effect of guanethidine on feeding behavior was investigated in the chicken. Graded levels of chronically administered guanethidine, an adrenergic neurone blocker, at 0, 25, 50 and 100 mg/kg body weight, decreased body weight gain and food intake in a dose dependent manner. The effect of acute guanethidine administration on crop emptying rate of the chicken was also investigated. The highest level (10 mg i.v./kg body weight) of guanethidine significantly delayed crop emptying compared with the control. These results suggest that the sympathetic nervous system in the chicken is an important factor for the regulation of feeding behavior associated with food passage from the crop.

키워드

Food Intake;Crop Emptying Rate;Guanethidine;Chicken

과제정보

연구 과제 주관 기관 : Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

피인용 문헌

  1. Chronic Inhibition of the Sympathetic Nervous System with Guanethidine: Effects on Body and Organ Weights and Food Intake of Chicks Given a Phenylalanine Excess Diet vol.19, pp.1, 2001, https://doi.org/10.1080/09712119.2001.9706713