Concerning the Action of Salts of Potash, Soda, and Ammonia on the Frog's Heart

Sydney Ringer
1882 Medico-chirurgical transactions  
CAUSTIC POTASH, soda, and ammonia, also certain of the salts of potassium, sodium, and ammonium, were examined as to their action on the frog's heart, and found to affect this differently. A word of explanation as to the plan of the paper will be of service. The mode of experimentation, and the results obtained with the hydrates and with the iodides, bromides, and chlorides of the above bases are first given. These results are then discussed, and the conclusions drawn. Finally, experiments with
more » ... y, experiments with the citrates of potassium, sodium, and ammonium are-given, and the results contrasted with those obtained with the previous salts.
doi:10.1177/095952878206500119 fatcat:3m5ya5homvhnthyqezgi7pte6u