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Barbiturates

Known as: Barbiturate, Barbiturates [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A class of drugs characterized as central nervous system (CNS) depressants. Barbiturate compounds bind to the gamma amino butyric acid (GABA)-A… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Long-term opioid therapy for chronic noncancer pain is becoming increasingly common in community practice. Concomitant… 
Review
2009
Review
2004
Review
2004
Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) provide satisfactory control of seizures for most patients with epilepsy. The drugs have the… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Intracellular recordings in vivo have shown that neocortical neurons are subjected to an intense synaptic bombardment in intact… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
  • I. Roberts
  • The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 33170741
BACKGROUND Raised intracranial pressure (ICP) is an important complication of severe brain injury, and is associated with a high… 
Review
1987
Review
1987
The theory is advanced that the common denominator of a wide range of addictive substances is their ability to cause psychomotor… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Two metabolites of the steroid hormones progesterone and deoxycorticosterone, 3 alpha-hydroxy-5 alpha-dihydroprogesterone and 3… 
Review
1981
Review
1981
  • R. Olsen
  • Journal of neurochemistry
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 42558485
The major inhibitory neurotransmitter in mammalian brain, y-aminobutyric acid (GABA), exerts its effects through increased… 
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
  • L. Mendell
  • Experimental neurology
  • 1966
  • Corpus ID: 181201
Highly Cited
1949
Highly Cited
1949