Samuel B Kombian

Summary

Affiliation: Kuwait University
Country: Kuwait

Publications

  1. Katoue M, Awad A, Schwinghammer T, Kombian S. Pharmaceutical care education in Kuwait: pharmacy students' perspectives. Pharm Pract (Granada). 2014;12:411 pubmed
    ..The education and training provided at Kuwait University Faculty of Pharmacy is designed to develop students to be the change agents who can advance pharmacist-provided direct patient care. ..
  2. Kombian S, Ananthalakshmi K, Edafiogho I. Enaminones and norepinephrine employ convergent mechanisms to depress excitatory synaptic transmission in the rat nucleus accumbens in vitro. Eur J Neurosci. 2006;24:2781-8 pubmed
  3. Kombian S, Ananthalakshmi K, Edafiogho I. Norepinephrine and E139 interactions on epileptiform activity in the rat hippocampus in vitro. Med Princ Pract. 2008;17:365-72 pubmed publisher
    ..8 +/- 11.7%) which occluded E139 effects. Finally, SB were reversibly abolished by yohimbine (-94.5 +/- 11.7%). E139 suppressed population responses and in vitro epileptiform activity by both adrenergic and non-adrenergic mechanisms. ..
  4. Kombian S, Edafiogho I, Ananthalakshmi K. Anticonvulsant enaminones depress excitatory synaptic transmission in the rat brain by enhancing extracellular GABA levels. Br J Pharmacol. 2005;145:945-53 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that anticonvulsant enaminones cause EPSC depression by enhancing extracellular GABA levels possibly through the inhibition of either GABA reuptake or GABA-T enzyme, or both. ..
  5. Amoateng P, Adjei S, Osei safo D, Kukuia K, Bekoe E, Karikari T, et al. Extract of Synedrella nodiflora (L) Gaertn exhibits antipsychotic properties in murine models of psychosis. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:389 pubmed publisher
    ..SNE, while exhibiting antipsychotic properties itself, can also potentiate the antipsychotic effects of chlorpromazine and haloperidol. ..