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Benzodiazepines

Known as: Benzodiazepine, Benzodiazepine Compounds, Benzodiazepines [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Drugs from this chemical class are used for their central nervous system depressant properties including sedation, facilitation of sleep, seizure… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
GABAA (γ-aminobutyric acid, type A) receptors are a family of ligand-gated ion channels that are essential for the regulation of… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Classical benzodiazepine drugs are in wide clinical use as anxiolytics, hypnotics, anticonvulsants, and muscle relaxants. They… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Inhibitory neurotransmission in the brain is largely mediated by GABAA receptors. Potentiation of GABA receptor activation… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
GABAA (γ-aminobutyric acidA) receptors are molecular substrates for the regulation of vigilance, anxiety, muscle tension… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
NEUROTRANSMISSION effected by GABA (γ-aminobutyric acid) is predominantly mediated by a gated chloride channel intrinsic to the… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Benzodiazepines produce most, if not all, of their numerous effects on the central nervous system (CNS) primarily by increasing…