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Synonyms for depressant

capable of depressing physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent

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Patients should be reminded to provide their health care providers a list of current medications if they are to be prescribed a CNS depressant (Skidmore-Roth, 2015).
Combination with other CNS depressants has an additive effect, increasing the risk of coma and death.
winterianus leaf essential oil (EO) have a CNS depressant activity and anticonvulsant properties.
There is an increased risk in patients whose ability to maintain blood pressure has already been compromised by a reduced blood volume or concurrent administration of certain CNS depressant drugs (e.
The present data suggest that the elenoside have significant CNS depressant properties in rats.
Caution must be used when administering Cesamet in combination with any CNS depressant.
Lorazepam is a benzodiazepine with CNS depressant, anxiolytic and sedative properties.
As with any benzodiazepine, physicians should caution patients about driving, operating machinery and the simultaneous ingestion of alcohol and other CNS depressant drugs.
Our research has identified many CNS depressants which could be associated with symptoms such as dizziness, in-coordination, nausea, unconsciousness, fatigue, drowsiness, tension and sweating which have been reported among smokers of dokha and shisha," he said.
Our research has identified many CNS depressants which could be associated with symptoms such as dizziness, incoordination, nausea, unconsciousness, fatigue, drowsiness, tension and sweating which have been reported among smokers of dokha and shisha," said Dr Yehya Al Sayed, Associate Professor in Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences at AUS.
We implore health care professionals to heed these new warnings and more carefully and thoroughly evaluate, on a patient-by-patient basis, whether the benefits of using opioids and benzodiazepines--or CNS depressants more generally--together outweigh these serious risks.