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Central Nervous System Stimulants

Known as: CNS STIMULANTS, Analeptics, Stimulants 
In medicine, a family of drugs used to treat depression, attention-deficit disorder (a common disorder in which children are inattentive, impulsive… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BackgroundAttention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is among the most common psychiatric disorders of childhood that… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
It is the position of the American Dietetic Association, Dietitians of Canada, and the American College of Sports Medicine that… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Attention‐deficit‐hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neuropsychiatric disorder that impairs social, academic, and… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
AIMS To examine the prevalence rates and correlates of non-medical use of prescription stimulants (Ritalin, Dexedrine or Adderall… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A large body of evidence supports the hypothesis that mesolimbic dopamine (DA) mediates, in animal models, the reinforcing… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
It is the position of the American Dietetic Association, Dietitians of Canada, and the American College of Sports Medicine that… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • J. Becker
  • Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 12846964
In female rats the gonadal hormones estrogen and progesterone modulate dopamine (DA) activity in the striatum and nucleus… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • M. Wolf
  • Progress in Neurobiology
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 44948558
Behavioral sensitization refers to the progressive augmentation of behavioral responses to psychomotor stimulants that develops… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
involves alterations in specific patterns of gene expression. In order to screen for brain region specific mRNAs which are… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
While the evidence is strong that dopamine plays some fundamental and special role in the rewarding effects of brain stimulation… Expand