Herbal Alkaloid Tetrandrine: Fron an Ion Channel Blocker to Inhibitor of Tumor Proliferation

Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2004 Mar;25(3):120-3. doi: 10.1016/j.tips.2004.01.009.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Alkaloids / pharmacology*
  • Animals
  • Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic / pharmacology*
  • Benzylisoquinolines / pharmacology*
  • Calcium Channel Blockers / pharmacology*
  • Cell Division / drug effects
  • Cell Survival / drug effects
  • Humans
  • Oxidative Stress / drug effects
  • Potassium Channels, Calcium-Activated / antagonists & inhibitors

Substances

  • Alkaloids
  • Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
  • Benzylisoquinolines
  • Calcium Channel Blockers
  • Potassium Channels, Calcium-Activated
  • tetrandrine