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Stimulant

Known as: Stimulants 
a chemical agent such as caffeine, that temporarily arouses or accelerates physical activity
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2005
Review
2005
AIMS To examine the prevalence rates and correlates of non-medical use of prescription stimulants (Ritalin, Dexedrine or Adderall… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES To inform the debate over whether human sleep can be chronically reduced without consequences, we conducted a dose… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Concerns exist that stimulant therapy of youths with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may result in an… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Syndromal classification is a well-developed diagnostic system but has failed to deliver on its promise of the identification of… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
The reinforcing (rewarding) effects of psychomotor stimulants (cocaine and amphetamine) depend on the mesocorticolimbic dopamine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A decision-making instrument known as the "gambling task" was used, which has been shown to be sensitive to the decision-making… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A large body of evidence supports the hypothesis that mesolimbic dopamine (DA) mediates, in animal models, the reinforcing… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • M. Solanto
  • Behavioural Brain Research
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 11110885
The psychostimulants, D-amphetamine (D-AMP) and methylphenidate (MPH), are widely used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • M. Wolf
  • Progress in Neurobiology
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 44948558
Behavioral sensitization refers to the progressive augmentation of behavioral responses to psychomotor stimulants that develops… Expand
Review
1987
Review
1987
The theory is advanced that the common denominator of a wide range of addictive substances is their ability to cause psychomotor… Expand