Muscle relaxants

Known as: Muscle Relaxant 
Any agent that relaxes skeletal muscles and reduces muscle contraction.

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2004
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2004
Exactly 150 years before the manuscripts that fill this issue were accepted for publication in the journal, to be more precise… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Residual neuromuscular blockade remains a problem even after short surgical procedures. The train-of-four (TOF) ratio… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Electromyographic activity has previously been reported to elevate the Bispectral Index (BIS) in patients not… (More)
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2002
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2002
1. Sodium hydrogen sulphide (NaHS), a donor of hydrogen sulphide (H(2)S), produced dose-related relaxation of the rabbit isolated… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND The need for the routine use of muscle relaxants to provide an adequate surgical field for intraabdominal surgery has… (More)
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2000
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2000
Inhibitory neurotransmission in the brain is largely mediated by GABAA receptors. Potentiation of GABA receptor activation… (More)
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1997
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1997
Abnormal smooth-muscle contractility may be a major cause of disease states such as hypertension, and a smooth-muscle relaxant… (More)
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1997
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1997
Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), which is well known as a toxic gas, is produced endogenously in mammalian tissues from L-cysteine mainly… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
A 70 percent reduction in the rate of blood flow through the common carotid artery in rabbits caused a 21 percent decrease in the… (More)
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1983
1983
Sixty-seven patients who had life-threatening reactions to muscle relaxant drugs diagnosed by intradermal testing or challenge… (More)
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