Effects of antibiotics, minocycline and ampicillin, on human sleep

@article{Nonaka1983EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of antibiotics, minocycline and ampicillin, on human sleep},
  author={K. Nonaka and Y. Nakazawa and T. Kotorii},
  journal={Brain Research},
  year={1983},
  volume={288},
  pages={253-259}
}
  • K. Nonaka, Y. Nakazawa, T. Kotorii
  • Published 1983
  • Medicine
  • Brain Research
  • The effects of two kinds of antibiotics, minocycline (MNC) and ampicillin (AB-PC), on human sleep were investigated on 19 healthy male students to test for a relationship between human sleep and protein synthesis. These drugs and placebos were capsulated identically in appearance and were given to the subjects using the single blind method. MNC has been proven to prevent protein synthesis whereas AB-PC does not inhibit protein synthesis, and both antibiotics are commonly used in clinical… CONTINUE READING
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