M J Esser

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Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute amitriptyline in a rat model of neuropathic pain: differential symptom and route effects
    M J Esser
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 80:643-53. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Caffeine blockade of the thermal antihyperalgesic effect of acute amitriptyline in a rat model of neuropathic pain
    M J Esser
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 399:131-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic administration of amitriptyline and caffeine in a rat model of neuropathic pain: multiple interactions
    M J Esser
    Departments of Pharmacology and Anatomy and Neurobiology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 430:211-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive action of amitriptyline in the rat formalin test: involvement of adenosine
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 80:45-55. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive actions of desipramine and fluoxetine in an inflammatory and neuropathic pain test in the rat
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 82:149-58. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal-parabrachial connections: possible pathway for nociception-induced cardiovascular reflex responses
    G V Allen
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Brain Res 715:125-35. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal-reticular connections: possible pathways for nociception-induced cardiovascular reflex responses in the rat
    M J Esser
    Dalhousie University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Comp Neurol 391:526-44. 1998
  8. pmc Antidepressants as analgesics: an overview of central and peripheral mechanisms of action
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 26:21-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Conditioning effects of repetitive mild neurotrauma on motor function in an animal model of focal brain injury
    G V Allen
    Departments of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Neuroscience 99:93-105. 2000

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute amitriptyline in a rat model of neuropathic pain: differential symptom and route effects
    M J Esser
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 80:643-53. 1999
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Caffeine blockade of the thermal antihyperalgesic effect of acute amitriptyline in a rat model of neuropathic pain
    M J Esser
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 399:131-9. 2000
    ..This involvement is important in light of the widespread consumption of caffeine, which may potentially act to reduce the benefits of amitriptyline in the treatment of neuropathic pain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic administration of amitriptyline and caffeine in a rat model of neuropathic pain: multiple interactions
    M J Esser
    Departments of Pharmacology and Anatomy and Neurobiology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 430:211-8. 2001
    ..Both the symptom-specific effect, and adenosine involvement in amitriptyline action may be important considerations governing its use in neuropathic pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive action of amitriptyline in the rat formalin test: involvement of adenosine
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 80:45-55. 1999
    ..Local application of amitriptyline by cream or gel might prove to be a useful method of drug delivery in inflammatory pain states...
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive actions of desipramine and fluoxetine in an inflammatory and neuropathic pain test in the rat
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pain 82:149-58. 1999
    ..Such a formulation might permit the attainment of higher and more efficacious concentrations in the region of the sensory nerve terminal, with limited systemic side effects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal-parabrachial connections: possible pathway for nociception-induced cardiovascular reflex responses
    G V Allen
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Brain Res 715:125-35. 1996
    ..8 +/- 3.5 S.E.M.) subnuclei. The results demonstrate that nociceptive dental input received by the three subnuclei of the spinal trigeminal nucleus, particularly the subnucleus caudalis, is relayed to the lateral parabrachial nucleus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal-reticular connections: possible pathways for nociception-induced cardiovascular reflex responses in the rat
    M J Esser
    Dalhousie University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Comp Neurol 391:526-44. 1998
    ....
  8. pmc Antidepressants as analgesics: an overview of central and peripheral mechanisms of action
    J Sawynok
    Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 26:21-9. 2001
    ..Data illustrating the preclinical peripheral analgesic actions of antidepressants are presented, as are some aspects of the mechanisms by which these actions occur...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conditioning effects of repetitive mild neurotrauma on motor function in an animal model of focal brain injury
    G V Allen
    Departments of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, B3H 4H7, Halifax, Canada
    Neuroscience 99:93-105. 2000
    ..Furthermore, repetitive mild injury-induced activation of processes distant to the primary injury site may have a role in activation of secondary sites involved in recovery of motor function...