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Table 1 Heart rate, blood pressure, blood flow and oxygen uptake at rest

From: Effect of nitric oxide synthase inhibition on the exchange of glucose and fatty acids in human skeletal muscle

  BASELINE L-NMMA
HR (bpm) 56 ± 6 53 ± 8
BPs (mmHg) 137 ± 15 139 ± 13
BPd (mmHg) 78 ± 10 85 ± 8*
MAP (mmHg) 98 ± 11 103 ± 9
Muscle blood flow (ml/100 g/min) 2.2 ± 0.8 1.3 ± 0.5**
Oxygen extraction (ml/L) 58 ± 18 108 ± 22***
Oxygen consumption (ml/100 g/min) 0.11 ± 0.03 0.13 ± 0.03*
  1. HR heart rate, MAP mean arterial pressure, BPs systolic blood pressure, BPd diastolic blood pressure, * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01 and *** p < 0.001 compared to BASELINE.