Sodium Oxybate

Known as: Sodium Oxybutyrate, Sodium Oxybate [Chemical/Ingredient], 4-Hydroxybutyrate Sodium 
The sodium salt of 4-hydroxybutyric acid. It is used for both induction and maintenance of ANESTHESIA.
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1960-2017
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2012
2012
Narcolepsy with cataplexy is a sleep disorder characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness, irresistible sleep episodes, and… (More)
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2009
2009
This study was performed to evaluate the actions of baclofen and sodium oxybate, two medications with gamma-aminobutyric acid… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the safety and efficacy of sodium oxybate for management of the symptoms of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS… (More)
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2009
2009
Illicit gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) has received attention as a “date rape drug” that produces robust amnesia; however, there is… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES To identify the effectiveness of sodium oxybate in treating the rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Many patients with Parkinson disease (PD) have excessive daytime sleepiness and numerous nocturnal sleep abnormalities… (More)
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2006
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2006
STUDY OBJECTIVES To assess the effectiveness of sodium oxybate therapy, modafinil therapy and the combination of the two for… (More)
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2004
2004
This trial was conducted to evaluate the pharmacokinetics and safety of a sodium oxybate (gamma-hydroxybutyrate [GHB]) oral… (More)
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2004
2004
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  • 2004
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE This study was conducted to demonstrate the long-term efficacy of sodium oxybate for the long-term… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVE Fibromyalgia (FM) is associated with the sleep phenomenon of alpha intrusion, and with low growth hormone secretion… (More)
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