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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… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Acute agitation occurs in a variety of medical and psychiatric conditions, and when severe can result in behavioural dyscontrol… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Abstact: Saraca indica is popularly known as Ashoka and one of the most legendary and sacred trees of India. Saraca indica is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A series of new 3-[5-substituted phenyl-1,3,4-thiadiazole-2-yl]-2-styryl quinazoline-4(3H)-ones were synthesized and evaluated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A series of novel 3-[5-substituted phenyl-1,3,4-thiadiazole-2-yl]-2-styryl quinazoline-4(3H)-ones were synthesized and evaluated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
1 Marijuana's appetite‐increasing effects have long been known. Recent research suggests that the CB1 cannabinoid receptor… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Abstract: That 3alpha‐hydroxy‐5alpha/beta‐pregnane steroids (GABA steroids) have modulatory effects on the GABA‐A receptor is… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Biochemically, buspirone is unlike the benzodiazepines in that it neither stimulates nor inhibits 3H-benzodiazepine binding, does… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Ethanol is a drug that is classified as a general CNS depressant. Long-term exposure can result in tolerance and physical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
  • D. Kupfer
  • Biological psychiatry
  • 1976
  • Corpus ID: 37399418
Previous investigations have indicated that one of the most consistent EEG sleep findings in depressive patients has been a… Expand
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