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… (More)

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1947-2018
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The market for new psychoactive substances has increased markedly in recent years and there is now a steady stream of compounds… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Objective To evaluate whether prescribed benzodiazepines affect one's risk of suicide. Data Sources A PubMed search of English… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Inhibitory neurotransmission in the brain is largely mediated by GABAA receptors. Potentiation of GABA receptor activation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Psychomotor studies suggest that commonly prescribed psychoactive drugs impair driving skills. We have examined the… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of benzodiazepines and zolpidem tartrate in chronic insomnia based on a quantitative review of… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
The amnestic effects of benzodiazepines (BZs) have attracted considerable research interest. This reflects not only the clinical… (More)
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Review
1985
Review
1985
A qualitative description of the amnesia produced by the benzodiazepines in man is presented. The benzodiazepines exert their… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
A simple model system for the behavioral actions of benzodiazepines is analyzed for its dose-response predictiveness, using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A simple system is described to analyze the possibility that increased exploratory behavior is an index for the anxiolytic… (More)
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