Effects of Kava-kava on neuromuscular transmission and muscle contractility

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    Description: Kava greatly prolonged the duration of mepps and epps and also slowed and depressed directly elicited muscle action potentials. It is concluded that kava causes paralysis by mechanisms similar to local anaesthetics.

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