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Table 1 Plasma levels of various metabolites and hormones

From: Vasopressin impairs brain, heart and kidney perfusion: an experimental study in pigs after transient myocardial ischemia

  Baseline IR AVP-initial AVP-90 mmHg Withdrawal
Lactate (heart) (mM) 0.63 ± 0.12* 1.30 ± 0.26 1.12 ± 0.22 1.44 ± 0.59 1.17 ± 0.21
Lactate (mM) 0.73 ± 0.09 1.26 ± 0.30 1.36 ± 0.18 1.79 ± 0.25 1.21 ± 0.14
Troponin T (μg/L) 0.04 ± 0.02 0.22 ± 0.17 0.27 ± 0.17 0.41 ± 0.24 0.57 ± 0.40
AVP (pg/mL) 82 ± 17 63 ± 21 490 ± 63* 744 ± 178* 116 ± 31†
Epinephrine (nM) 0.33 ± 0.15 0.86 ± 0.44 0.27 ± 0.09 0.13 ± 0.06* 0.24 ± 0.10
Norepinephrine (nM) 0.81 ± 0.17 1.40 ± 0.45 0.50 ± 0.15* 0.48 ± 0.09* 0.92 ± 0.31
  1. Plasma levels of lactate, troponin T, AVP and catecholamines were obtained at different time points in the experiment. See text for experimental details (n = 7–9). IR, ischemia-reperfusion; *significant difference from IR; †significant difference between (AVP-90 mmHg) and (Withdrawal).