stimulant


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Synonyms for stimulant

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Before her husband's corrective voice could apply a fresh stimulant, Magdalen took her compassionately by the arm and led her out of the room.
Several laboratory studies have confirmed the beneficial effects of the application of colonization stimulant (NOVAIS & SIQUEIRA, 2009).
If the immediate-release component of a given long-acting stimulant formation is relatively high, "that is a particularly good medication for early-morning problems, such as a math class in the first period," said Dr.
Stimulant drugs are generally prescribed for the treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), narcolepsy and some cases of depression.
Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder take longer to fall asleep and sleep less efficiently when they are taking stimulant medications, according to a meta-analysis.
For children of a parent with a severe mental illness, taking a stimulant for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder might be associated with an increased risk of psychotic symptoms, such as delusions and hallucinations.
Medical professionals are asking universities to make efforts to "denormalize" the nonmedical use of prescription stimulants (herein referred to as "NM-stimulant use") by educating students on harms and to gather data on the sparsely researched issue (Rosenfield, Hebert, Stanbrook, Flegel, & MacDonald, 2011).
While stimulant use is most common, students also are misusing a variety of other prescription medications, the survey maintains.
Findings from this study demonstrate that many stimulant users take their antiretroviral therapy at levels sufficient to avoid negative clinical outcomes.
The new trial is intended to evaluate the liability potential for centanafadine among recreational stimulant users, and results are likely to be reported in the autumn of 2014.
The Question: Does treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) with stimulant medicine affect the child's rate of growth or adult height?
Summary: A Kuwaiti was arrested last week at Beirut's airport while trying to smuggle a large quantity of Captagon tablets, a synthetic stimulant, out of Lebanon, the police said over the weekend.
A history of drug abuse is a consideration in choosing a pharmacologic agent, but it isn't necessarily a deal breaker in prescribing a stimulant.
Sleep deprivation, stimulant medications, and cognition.
The graph below compares the probability of certain behaviors among stimulant abusers and non-abusers.