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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

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Fiziol. Zh. 2011; 57(1): 82-87

Analgesia evoked by combined effect of corvitin and low-intensity microwaves on acupuncture points in mice of different genetic strains with somatic pain

Hura OV, Bahats'ka OV, Lymans'kyĭ IuP

    Bogomoletz Institute of physiology NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine


The level of analgesia has been investigated in mice of two genotypes C57BL/6J Bl/6j and CBA/CaLac with the somatic pain caused by the formalin test after irradiation of acupunc­ture point E-36 by microwaves of low intensity (30-300 GHz, density of a stream of capacity of 3-10-9 Вт/cm2) on a back­ground entered corvitin (20 mg / kg). It is shown, that the action of these two factors causes significant analgesia with different levels: 43 % in C57BL/6J Bl/6j mice and 33 % in CBA/CaLac mice. The intensity of analgesia after action of microwaves and corvitin exceeds the level attained during sepa­rate use of these factors.

Keywords: acupuncture point, microwaves, corvitin.


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