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Behavioral changes in developing mice after prenatal exposure to paroxetine (Paxil)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to conduct in a randomized, placebo-controlled manner behavioral testing on mice offspring exposed prenatally to the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitorExpand
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Effect of antenatal exposure to Saint John's wort (Hypericum) on neurobehavior of developing mice.
OBJECTIVE We conducted, in a randomized, placebo-controlled manner, behavioral testing on mice offspring exposed antenatally to the herbal antidepressant Saint John's wort (Hypericum ). STUDYExpand
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Anesthetic potency and acute toxicity of optically active disubstituted barbituric acids.
The anesthetic activity (loss of righting reflex) and acute toxicity of the optically pure enantiomers of various disubstituted barbituric acids containing and optically active 5-(1-methylbutyl)alkylExpand
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Cardiovascular effects of coffee and caffeine.
This study evaluated the cardiovascular effects and elimination kinetics of coffee and caffeine in 54 volunteers selected according to 3 gradations of daily caffeine consumption, cigarette smokingExpand
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Caffeine in plasma and saliva by a radioimmunoassay procedure.
Caffeine was analyzed in human plasma and saliva by a simple, rapid, and sensitive radioimmunoassay procedure. Immunization of rabbits with an antigen prepared by couplingExpand
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A placebo-controlled comparison between betamethasone and dexamethasone for fetal maturation: differences in neurobehavioral development of mice offspring.
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to determine whether antenatal betamethasone or dexamethasone is the preferred drug by use of neurobehavioral development assessment of exposed mice offspring. STUDYExpand
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Double-blind comparison of intravenous butorphanol (Stadol) and fentanyl (Sublimaze) for analgesia during labor.
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to compare the analgesic properties, effect on labor, and maternal-fetal side effects of intravenous butorphanol and fentanyl. STUDY DESIGN One hundred patients withExpand
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Effect of antenatal exposure to paroxetine (paxil) on growth and physical maturation of mice offspring.
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to determine, in a placebo-controlled manner, whether antenatal exposure to paroxetine affected long-term growth and physical maturation of mice offspring. METHODSExpand
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Impact of hypericum (St.-John's-wort) given prenatally on cognition of mice offspring.
This study investigated the cognitive impact of prenatal exposure to the herbal antidepressant hypericum in CD-1 mice. Hypericum (182 mg/kg/day) or a placebo was consumed in food bars for 2 weeksExpand
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The role of acetaldehyde in mediating reactivity to an acute dose of ethanol among different racial groups.
Physiologic changes after ingestion of alcohol were monitored in Chinese and white volunteers, and absorption rate, acetaldehyde concentration, facial flushing, and heart rate increases wereExpand
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