Anandamide-evoked activation of vanilloid receptor 1 contributes to the development of bladder hyperreflexia and nociceptive transmission to spinal dorsal horn neurons in cystitis.

  Figure 4.

“The role of anandamide in the development of inflammatory hyperalgesia and visceral hyperreflexia was studied in the rat urinary bladder…

These results suggest that anandamide, through activating TRPV1, contributes to the development of hyperreflexia and hyperalgesia during¬†cystitis.”

http://www.jneurosci.org/content/24/50/11253.long

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