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Opioid Receptor

Known as: Opiate Receptors, Opioids--Receptors, Receptors, Opioid 
Cell membrane proteins that bind opioids and trigger intracellular changes which influence the behavior of cells. The endogenous ligands for opioid… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Deaths from opioid use are increasing in the US, with a growing proportion due to synthetic opioids. Until 2013, sporadic… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Classical opioid analgesics, including morphine, mediate all of their desired and undesired effects by specific activation of the… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Tramadol is a unique analgesic medication, available in variety of formulations, with both monoaminergic reuptake inhibitory and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Opioids produce strong analgesia but their use is limited by a paradoxical hypersensitivity named opioid-induced hyperalgesia… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Opioid receptors and their ligands produce powerful analgesia that is effective in perioperative period and chronic pain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Opium is one of the world’s oldest drugs, and its derivatives morphine and codeine are among the most used clinical drugs to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Opioid drugs play important roles in the clinical management of pain, as well as in the development and treatment of drug abuse… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effects of the active ingredient of Cannabis, Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Delta9-THC), and of the highly addictive drug… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
THE ORL1 receptor, an orphan receptor whose human1and murine2á¤-8 complementary DNAs have recently been characterized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Increased activity of dopamine-containing neurons in the ventral tegmental area is necessary for the reinforcing effects of… Expand
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