Skeletal Muscle Relaxants: events at NM junction – Physiology and Pharmacology

Physiology: Action potential & the NM junction032014_1317_SkeletalMus1.pngPharmacology: On administration of AchEase inhibitors

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  • Duration of channel opening depends on type of agonist
  • D-tubo decreases amplitude of post-junctional end-plate potential to less than 70% of original amplitude

≡: simultaneously

Ach: Acetylcholine

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