antianxiety drug

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Comparing scans showed that the placebo and the real antianxiety drug activated the same area of the prefrontal cortex and ACC.
used illegal tactics to maintain a monopoly on the manufacture, distribution, and sales of its antianxiety drug BuSpar (buspirone).
Participants then received low intravenous doses of an antianxiety drug and rated the images a second time.
As the paramedics began CPR, Mr Senneff said that Murray told him: "He is not taking anything," only to admit seconds later giving Jackson antianxiety drug, Lorazepam.
The jury heard Baker was addicted to at least three controlled class A drugs - the heroin derivative Diamorphine, fast-reaction pain killer Pethidine and antianxiety drug Diazepam.
Those currently taking an antianxiety drug with effects extending over several days (including Valium), a tricyclic antidepressant (the most commonly used group of drugs to treat depression) or an antipsychotic were substantially more likely to have had a hip fracture.
They recently found that giving an antianxiety drug to a small group of subjects with persistent anxiety "turned down' metabolism in the visual centers at the rear of the brain.
Cholesterol-fighting statins, anti-inflammatory drugs and antianxiety drugs all can cause confusion, memory loss and/or behavior changes in older adults--along with many other drugs listed in the Beers Criteria as being high-risk for the elderly.
This section states that many antianxiety drugs, antidepressants, and mood stabilizers are excreted in low concentrations into human milk, with the estimated infant doses under 2% of the weight-adjusted maternal dose.
Kay Tye, an assistant professor of brain and cognitive sciences and member of MIT's Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, said that the targets that current antianxiety drugs are acting on are very nonspecific.
adults suffer from OCD, and patients usually receive antianxiety drugs or antidepressants, behavioral therapy, or a combination of therapy and medication.
Design of Psych Pharm Psych pharm is divided into five modules corresponding to the main classifications of psychiatric drugs: antipsychotics, antidepressants, mood stabilizers, antianxiety drugs, and stimulants.
Abusing prescription medications-painkillers like OxyContin[R] or Vicodin[R], or antianxiety drugs like Xanax[R] or Valium[R]--is dangerous enough.
The agency aimed to look into whether antipsychotics, antidepressants, and antianxiety drugs were being used in an appropriate manner.