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Receptors, Opioid, mu

Known as: mu Opioid Receptor, Receptor, mu Opioid, Receptors, mu Opioid 
A class of opioid receptors recognized by its pharmacological profile. Mu opioid receptors bind, in decreasing order of affinity, endorphins… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The opioid system consists of three receptors, mu, delta, and kappa, which are activated by endogenous opioid peptides processed… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND Mu agonists have been an important component of pain treatment for thousands of years. The usual pharmacokinetic… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The endogenous opioid system is involved in stress responses, in the regulation of the experience of pain, and in the action of… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
There has been increasing recognition of the problem of fatal opioid overdose. This review examines the pharmacological basis of… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Morphine produces analgesia at opiate receptors expressed in nociceptive circuits. mu, delta, and kappa opiate receptor subtypes… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The μ, δ, and κ opioid receptors are the three main types of opioid receptors round in the central nervous system (CNS) and… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Opioid drugs, such as morphine, and the endogenous opioid peptides, namely the enkephalins, endorphins, and dynorphins, exert a… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • G. Pasternak
  • Clinical neuropharmacology
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 11563177
The description of multiple classes of opioid receptors has had a major impact on our understanding of the mechanisms of… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Tramadol hydrochloride produced dose-related antinociception in mouse abdominal constriction [ED50 = 1.9 (1.2-2.6) mg/kg i.p… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Three different syndromes produced by congeners of morphine have been identified in the nondependent chronic spinal dog. These…