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Muscle Relaxants, Central

Known as: Centrally Acting Muscle Relaxants, Central Muscle Relaxants, Relaxants, Central Muscle 
A heterogeneous group of drugs used to produce muscle relaxation, excepting the neuromuscular blocking agents. They have their primary clinical and… 
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2010
2010
Background: In older adults, both muscle relaxants and benzodiazepines are associated with sedation and cognitive impairment… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
Tolperisone, a piperidine derivative, is assigned to the group of centrally acting muscle relaxants and has been in clinical use… 
2000
2000
BACKGROUND An increasing number of the centrally acting muscle relaxants were withdrawn from the Norwegian market during the 1988… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Critically ill patients represent a very different population from that of the operating theatre, but much of our knowledge of… 
1995
1995
  • J. Wierda, J. Proost
  • European journal of anaesthesiology. Supplement
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 20230682
Several new steroidal non-depolarizing muscle relaxants have been synthesized and tested in humans recently. Results from these… 
1993
1993
  • K. Sakitama
  • Japanese journal of pharmacology
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 31312752
The effects of centrally acting muscle relaxants on the flexor reflex mediated by group II afferent fibers (group II flexor… 
1989
1989
Tetrazepam is a 1,4 benzodiazepine (BZD) clinically used in France and Germany as a muscle relaxant. The activity of tetrazepam… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Effects of afloqualone on mono- (MSR) and poly-synaptic reflex (PSR) potentials and alpha- and gamma-rigidities were studied in… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract: Dantrolene causes skeletal muscle relaxation in animals without prominent CNS actions, and it has little or no… 
1971
1971
  • T. Tseng, S. C. Wang
  • The Journal of pharmacology and experimental…
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 22501906
Diazepam and tybamate have previously been reported to depress spinal polysynaptic reflexes. The dose-response relationships for…