Pharmacology in Exercise and Sports

by Satu M. Somani, Somani M. Somani

Published: December 1995
Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Pages: 384
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780849385407

       

Overview of Pharmacology in Exercise and Sports

This is the first book to describe the pharmacological interaction of drugs and exercise with organ systems at molecular and cellular levels. It explains the effect of exercise on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs, and the activation or induction of antioxidant enzymes which may take place via the adenosine receptor or may occur due to gene expression.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

Synopsis of Pharmacology in Exercise and Sports

This is the first book to describe the pharmacological interaction of drugs and exercise with organ systems at molecular and cellular levels. It explains the effect of exercise on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs, and the activation or induction of antioxidant enzymes which may take place via the adenosine receptor or may occur due to gene expression.

About the Author, Satu M. Somani

Somani, Satu M., PhD (Southern Illinois Univ)

The contributors represent the specialties of pharmacology, kinesiology, biomedical sciences, medicine, and physiology. Most are from academic medical centers and research institutions in the U.S. and India, with one from Australia. Institutions prominently represented include Southern Illinois Univ, Univ of Wisconsin-Madison, and Univ of Missouri.

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