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Psychotropic Drugs

Known as: psychotropic agents, Drugs, Psychoactive, psychoactive drug 
A loosely defined grouping of drugs that have effects on psychological function. Here the psychotropic agents include the antidepressive agents… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Based on their pharmacological properties, psychoactive drugs are supposed to take control of the natural reward system to… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Psychotropic drugs acting on monoamine neurotransmission are major pharmacological treatments for neuropsychiatric conditions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Suicide is a major public health problem but the neurobiological factors of risk are poorly understood. Recent studies have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Recent reports on the use of psychotropic medications for preschool-aged children with behavioral and emotional disorders… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Evidence suggests that early adverse experiences play a preeminent role in development of mood and anxiety disorders and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE This study compared the effectiveness of psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization with standard psychiatric… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Arachidonylethanolamide, an arachidonic acid derivative in porcine brain, was identified in a screen for endogenous ligands for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A novel test procedure for antidepressants was designed in which a mouse is suspended by the tail from a lever, the movements of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Despite the daunting title, thi5 latest in the admirable 'Mind and Medicine' series is almost as read' able as it is instructive… Expand
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