Sedatives

Known as: sedative 
 
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2017
Review
2017
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE The Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) family incorporates a large number of flowering plants, which… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Half a century ago, thalidomide was widely prescribed to pregnant women as a sedative but was found to be teratogenic, causing… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
GABAA (γ-aminobutyric acid type A) receptors mediate most of the 'fast' synaptic inhibition in the mammalian brain and are… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
GABA(A) (gamma-aminobutyric acid(A)) receptors are molecular substrates for the regulation of vigilance, anxiety, muscle tension… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Dexmedetomidine, a highly selective and potent alpha2-adrenergic agonist, has a potentially useful role as a sedative agent in… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Norepinephrine contributes to antinociceptive, sedative, and sympatholytic responses in vivo, and alpha2 adrenergic receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Thalidomide is a potent teratogen causing dysmelia (stunted limb growth) in humans. We have demonstrated that orally administered… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Substantial evidence from animal studies suggests that enhanced memory associated with emotional arousal results from an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Dexmedetomidine (DMED) is a novel clonidine-like compound known to have sedative, analgesic, and cardiovascular stabilizing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The present study attempted to identify an alpha-2 agonist that could improve working memory in aged nonhuman primates without… (More)
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