Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 12, pp 1409–1410 | Cite as

Drug action on adenylate kinase activity in cerebrospinal fluid of arteriosclerotic patients

  • G. Frithz
  • G. Ronquist
  • B. Andersson
Article

Summary

A manifest presence of adenylate kinase activity in cerebrospinal fluid was found in patients with cerebral arteriosclerosis. This activity was significantly higher during treatment with co-dergocrine (Hydergin®) compared with the two periods before and after treatment.

Keywords

Cerebrospinal Fluid Kinase Activity Drug Action Arteriosclerosis Adenylate Kinase 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Frithz
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Ronquist
    • 1
    • 2
  • B. Andersson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medicine and GeriatricsCentral HospitalEskilstuna(Sweden)
  2. 2.Clinical ChemistryUniversity HospitalUppsala 14(Sweden)

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