Sedative hypnotic abuse

Barbra A. Roth, J. Christopher Strunk, S. Faiz Qadri, S. Pirzada Sattar, William Marcil, Fred Petty

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Sedatives, or anxiolytics, are drugs that reduce tension and produce a sense of clam. A hypnotic is a drug used to induce.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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    Roth, B. A., Strunk, J. C., Qadri, S. F., Sattar, S. P., Marcil, W., & Petty, F. (2007). Sedative hypnotic abuse. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-7). Elsevier Inc..