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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… Expand
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2010
2010
Background: In older adults, both muscle relaxants and benzodiazepines are associated with sedation and cognitive impairment… Expand
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND An increasing number of the centrally acting muscle relaxants were withdrawn from the Norwegian market during the 1988… Expand
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… Expand
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… Expand
1989
1989
The effects of intravenously administered mephenesin, tolperisone, baclofen, diazepam and midazolam on reflex activity were… Expand
1989
1989
Tetrazepam is a 1,4 benzodiazepine (BZD) clinically used in France and Germany as a muscle relaxant. The activity of tetrazepam… Expand
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… Expand
1975
1975
Some narcotic drugs have been reported to produce increases in muscle tone in rats. In our laboratory we have found that… Expand
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract: Dantrolene causes skeletal muscle relaxation in animals without prominent CNS actions, and it has little or no… Expand
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… Expand