The University of Michigan study examined prescription drug abuse among secondary school students, comparing findings for teens prescribed anxiolytic
or sleep medications versus those who had never been prescribed such medications.
In a similar fashion, diazepam and apigenin also exhibited anxiolytic
The authors suggest that the differences in response between the groups may be due to the fact that disorders of the central nervous system are associated with the pathogenesis of stage 1 hypertension and thus these patients are more sensitive to anxiolytic
and sedative preparations.
6 months of an interdisciplinary team approach reduced the use of antipsychotics by 54%, reduced anxiolytic
use by 54%, decreased the use of hypnotics more than twice per week by 64%, and lowered psychiatric discharges to hospitals by 72%, Mark Coggins, Pharm.
This is further evidence that even small doses of anxiolytics
could have a detrimental effect for the mother," he said.
Pharmacologic treatment with anxiolytics
, antidepressants, and anticonvulsant drugs was successful in alleviating symptoms in three patients.
One previous clinical trial has shown the plant to have acute anxiolytic
effects, but other quality studies are lacking.
This study investigated the hypnotic, anti-convulsant and anxiolytic
effects of 1-nitro-2-phenylethane (BPNE) obtained from the oil of Dennettia tripetala G.
Nonetheless the present findings support the role of chamomile as an anxiolytic
in patients with mild GAD.
Available clinical studies published in English that used human participants and examined the anxiolytic
potential of dietary and herbal supplements were included.
Patients who took narcotics were more likely to report poor health-related quality of life, to also use antidepressants and anxiolytic
drugs, and to have more hospitalizations and surgeries than IBS patients who don't use narcotics.
Individual chapters cover basic psychopharmacology and aging, antipsychotics, antidepressants, mood stabilizers, anxiolytic
and sedative-hypnotic medications, treatment of substance-related disorders, treatment of movement disorders, medications to treat dementia and other cognitive disorders, and analgesics.
Chamomile has also been used as an anxiolytic
agent traditionally dating back as far as ancient Greece and Rome.
A possible anxiolytic
activity of bilobalide was assessed by the elevated plus-maze test.
OTCBB: CDXC) and the University of Mississippi today announced the university has granted the natural products company the exclusive worldwide patent rights to a potential new therapeutic use for pterostilbene (tero-STILL-bean) as an anxiolytic
or anti-anxiety agent.