Central Nervous System Depressants

Known as: CNS Depressants, central depressants nervous system, central depressant nervous system 
A very loosely defined group of drugs that tend to reduce the activity of the central nervous system. The major groups included here are ethyl… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
RESULTS Part 2 of the guidelines on responsible opioid prescribing provides the following recommendations for initiating and… (More)
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2011
2011
Since the pioneering discovery of the rapid CNS depressant actions of steroids by the "father of stress," Hans Seyle 70 years ago… (More)
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2010
2010
Abstact: Saraca indica is popularly known as Ashoka and one of the most legendary and sacred trees of India. Saraca indica is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
SUMMARY OF CONSENSUS: 1. The use of opioids in cancer pain: The criteria for selecting analgesics for pain treatment in the… (More)
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2007
2007
The central nervous system depressant activity of the crude methanol extract (REC) and fractions (RE1, RE2, and RE3) of Russelia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A sample of 329 heroin users were interviewed regarding their personal experience of non-fatal heroin overdose. Experience of… (More)
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1995
1995
Adenosine is a CNS depressant with both pre- and postsynaptic actions. Presynaptically, adenosine decreases neurotransmitter… (More)
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1995
1995
CP 55,940 is a potent synthetic bicyclic cannabinoid analog that has been used in a number of studies as a radioligand for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Previous investigations have indicated that one of the most consistent EEG sleep findings in depressive patients has been a… (More)
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1965
1965
A method for evaluation of central nervous system depressant activity utilizing potentiation of barbital-Na hypnosis is described… (More)
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