Early barbiturate exposure: the brain, sexually dimorphic behavior and learning.

@article{Reinisch1982EarlyBE,
  title={Early barbiturate exposure: the brain, sexually dimorphic behavior and learning.},
  author={June Machover Reinisch and Stephanie A. Sanders},
  journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews},
  year={1982},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={311-9}
}
Barbiturates, one of the most widely prescribed and abused classes of drugs, reportedly have been prescribed in as many as 25% of pregnancies in the U.S. and Europe over the last 30 years. Nevertheless, there exists little if any data on long-term consequences of prenatal exposure to barbiturates in humans. Evidence from laboratory animals indicates that… CONTINUE READING