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*  Quazepam
Barnett A, Iorio LC, Ongini E (1982). "The sedative-hypnotic properties of quazepam, a new hypnotic agent". ... Long-term use of sedative/hypnotics for insomnia lacks an evidence base and has traditionally been discouraged for reasons that ... Wamsley JK, Golden JS, Yamamura HI, Barnett A (1985). "Quazepam, a sedative-hypnotic selective for the benzodiazepine type 1 ... Compared with the benzodiazepines including quazepam, the nonbenzodiazepine sedative/hypnotics appeared to offer few, if any, ...
*  Triazolam
In addition to the hypnotic properties triazolam possesses amnesic, anxiolytic, sedative, anticonvulsant and muscle relaxant ... but it is generally only used as a sedative to treat severe insomnia. ...
*  Barbiturate overdose
Sedative Hypnotics. ISBN 1455706051. Sadock, Benjamin J.; Sadock, Virginia A. (2008). Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of ... Bemegride, an analeptic used to treat acute barbiturate overdose Weaver, MF (3 September 2015). "Prescription Sedative Misuse ...
*  Cloxazolam
... hypnotic, sedative and skeletal muscle relaxant properties. Cloxazolam's main use is as an anti-anxiety drug. An increased ...
*  Nitrazepam
A study assessing driving skills of sedative hypnotic users found the users of nitrazepam to be significantly impaired up to 17 ... a non-benzodiazepine sedative/hypnotic, in rats" (pdf). J Pharmacol Sci. 94 (3): 246-51. doi:10.1254/jphs.94.246. PMID 15037809 ... because serious respiratory depression may occur in patients receiving hypnotics. As with other hypnotic drugs, nitrazepam is ... "Hypnotics and anxiolytics". BNF. Retrieved 2014-08-14. Yasui M, Kato A, Kanemasa T, Murata S, Nishitomi K, Koike K, Tai N, ...
*  Etomidate
In emergency settings, etomidate is one of the most frequently used sedative hypnotic agents. It is used for conscious sedation ... Etomidate replaces midazolam as the sedative. Drug companies have made it harder to buy midazolam for lethal injections. The ... 250-. ISBN 978-0-323-32195-2. McGrath M, Ma C, Raines D (2017). "Dimethoxy-etomidate: A Non-hypnotic Etomidate Analog that ... Sivilotti, ML; Filbin, MF; Murray, HE; Slasor, P; Walls, RM; Near, Investigators (2003). "Does the sedative agent facilitate ...
*  Benzodiazepine use disorder
Use of prescription sedative-hypnotics; for example the nonbenzodiazepine Z-drugs often leads to a relapse back into substance ... Sedative-hypnotics such as alcohol, benzodiazepines, and the barbiturates are known for the severe physical dependence that ... 2008). "Treatment of Sedative-Hypnotic Dependence". Cambridge Textbook of Effective Treatments in Psychiatry (1st ed.). ... A 1991-1993 British study found that the hypnotics flurazepam and temazepam were more toxic than average benzodiazepines in ...
*  Clomethiazole
... (also called chlormethiazole) is a sedative and hypnotic originally developed by Hoffmann-La Roche in the 1930s. ... It is structurally related to thiamine (vitamin B1), but acts like a sedative, hypnotic, muscle relaxant and anticonvulsant, ... sedative, and hypnotic effects. Chlomethiazole appears to also have another mechanism of action mediating some of its ...
*  Fospropofol
... (INN), often used as the disodium salt (trade name Lusedra) is an intravenous sedative-hypnotic agent. It is ...
*  Kindling (sedative-hypnotic withdrawal)
Withdrawal from GABAergic-acting sedative-hypnotic drugs causes acute GABA underactivity as well as glutamate overactivity, ... that occurs as a result of repeated withdrawal from alcohol or other sedative-hypnotics with related modes of action. Ethanol ( ... withdrawal refers to the neurological condition which results from repeated withdrawal episodes from sedative-hypnotic drugs ...
*  Hypnotic
... they are often referred to collectively as sedative-hypnotic drugs. Hypnotic drugs are regularly prescribed for insomnia and ... Where as the term sedative describes drugs that serve to calm or relieve anxiety, the term hypnotic generally describes drugs ... Glass, J.; Lanctôt, K. L.; Herrmann, N.; Sproule, B. A.; Busto, U. E. (November 2005). "Sedative hypnotics in older people with ... Quinazolinones are also a class of drugs which function as hypnotic/sedatives that contain a 4-quinazolinone core. Their use ...
*  Benzodiazepine overdose
Nelson LH, Flomenbaum N, Goldfrank LR, Hoffman RL, Howland MD, Neal AL (2006). "Sedative-hypnotic agents". Goldfrank's ... An Australian (1995) study found oxazepam less toxic and less sedative, and temazepam more toxic and more sedative, than most ... antidepressants in the middle aged and sedatives in the elderly". J. Forensic Sci. 45 (1): 7-10. PMID 10641912. Wiley CC, Wiley ...
*  Hexapropymate
... is a hypnotic/sedative. It has effects similar to those of barbiturates and was used in the 1970s-1980s in the ...
*  Amobarbital
It has sedative-hypnotic properties. It is a white crystalline powder with no odor and a slightly bitter taste. It was first ...
*  Pyrithyldione
It was used as a hypnotic or sedative and presumed to be less toxic than barbiturates. Today, this substance is no longer used ... Methyprylon Piperidione Glutethimide Becker, E. L.; Fabing, H. D.; Hawkins, J. R. (1949). "Presidon; A New Sedative-Hypnotic". ... a New Sedative Hypnotic Agent". New England Journal of Medicine. 242 (2): 49-52. doi:10.1056/NEJM195001122420203. PMID 15399031 ... a Sedative Hypnotic Drug". European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 55 (10): 761-764. doi:10.1007/s002280050011. PMID ...
*  Chloralodol
... (Chlorhexadol) is a hypnotic/sedative. It is a Schedule III drug in the USA; however, it is not currently marketed ...
*  Pharmaceutical industry
"Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs - The Barbiturates - I". NEJM. 255 (24): 1150-1151. 1956. doi:10.1056/NEJM195612132552409. THE ... a sedative that had been marketed in Europe since 1956. The FDA medical officer in charge of reviewing the compound, Frances ...
*  Muscle relaxant
Charney, D.S.; Mihic, J.; Harris, R.A. (2001). "Hypnotics and Sedatives". Goodman & Gilman's. pp. 399-427. Cazalets JR, ...
*  Psychiatric medication
Depressants, which are used as hypnotics, sedatives, and anesthetics. Mood stabilizers, which treat bipolar disorder and ... Common antipsychotics: Benzodiazepines are effective as hypnotics, anxiolytics, anticonvulsants, myorelaxants and amnesics. ...
*  Clocental
... (dolcental) is a carbamate-derived sedative hypnotic. It can be prepared by the ethynylation of cyclohexanone ...
*  Gamma-Butyrolactone
Santos C, Olmedo RE (2017). "Sedative-Hypnotic Drug Withdrawal Syndrome: Recognition And Treatment". Emerg Med Pract. 19 (3): 1 ... The hypnotic effect of GHB is enhanced by combination with alcohol. A 2003 rat study showed that GBL in combination with ... GHB has biphasic effects, a euphoric effect at low doses (the reason for the term liquid ecstasy), and a sedative effect at ... van Nieuwenhuijzen, PS; McGregor, IS (Aug 1, 2009). "Sedative and hypothermic effects of gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) in rats ...
*  Sleep state misperception
Sedative hypnotics may also help relieve the symptoms. Additionally, education about normal patterns of the sleep-wake cycle ... The prescription of hypnotics or stimulants may lead to drug dependency as a complication. Nonetheless, chronic SSM may ...
*  Regulation of therapeutic goods
... sedative-hypnotics, and amphetamines in this class require a special prescription form: morphine and its immediate family, ... various sedative-hypnotics: temazepam, methaqualone, pentobarbital, and secobarbital; various stimulants: amphetamines and ... Includes sedatives (benzodiazepines), some anorexic inducers and other habit-inducing controlled medicines. "Yellow A Form" ...
*  Substance abuse
... sedatives, hypnotics, and anxiolytics; stimulants; tobacco; and other substances. The ICD uses the term Harmful use to cover ... Drug misuse is a term used commonly when prescription medication with sedative, anxiolytic, analgesic, or stimulant properties ...
*  Substance-induced psychosis
F13.5 sedatives/hypnotics (barbiturates; benzodiazepines): It is also important to this topic to understand the paradoxical ... Serious complications can occur in conjunction with the use of sedatives creating the opposite effect as to that intended. ...
*  Lormetazepam
Tolerance to and loss of the sedative effects of benzodiazepine hypnotics occurs within 14 days of regular use. Dependence is ... It possesses hypnotic, anxiolytic, anticonvulsant, sedative, and skeletal muscle relaxant properties. Lormetazepam is not ... Hypnotics should only be used on a short-term basis or, in those with chronic insomnia, on an occasional basis. Side effects of ... increased risk of problems of tolerance and dependence especially those with a past history of dependency on sedative hypnotic ...
*  Psychoactive drug
Depressants, used as hypnotics, sedatives, and anesthetics, depending upon dosage. In addition, several psychoactive substances ... Examples: amphetamine, caffeine, cocaine, nicotine Depressants ("downers"), including sedatives, hypnotics, and opioids. This ... Hypnotics, which depress the central nervous system. Opioid analgesics, which also depress the central nervous system. These ...