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psychotropic drugs

drugs that affect the psychic functions, behavior, or experience of a person using them.

psychotropic drugs

Drugs that effect the state of the mind, including sedatives, TRANQUILLIZERS, ANTIPSYCHOTIC drugs and HALLUCINOGENIC drugs.

psychotropic

capable of modifying mental activity.

psychotropic drugs
the important groups in veterinary medicine are the phenothiazine, thioxanthene, butyrophenone and benzodiazepine derivatives.
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The other potential source of problems is that caffeine is metabolized by the 1A2 isoenzyme of cytochrome P450, which is inhibited by several psychotropic drugs.
He admitted using psychotropic drugs, stressing that he was ill.
He emphasized that the state's efforts have reduced the rate of foster children using psychotropic drugs for more than 60 days - a better indicator of refilled prescriptions - from 29.
Directions by Lieutenant General Dahi Khalfan Tamim, Dubai Police Chief, were to link all clinics through an electronic network to streamline prescribing and dispensing of psychotropic drugs," he said.
We desired to reduce, and eliminate over time, physical restraint usage and to have medications, particularly psychotropic drugs, monitored for utilization, with a goal of reduction/elimination as early as feasible.
With roughly a quarter of its huge jail population receiving psychotropic drugs or other treatment for mental illness, Harris County officials decided to do something different to address what they call a 'crisis' in their community.
An informant told the police that the suspect had been keeping psychotropic drugs at his residence.
Updated to reflect the latest research and emerging treatments, this fourth edition of a reference for clinicians and students presents information on psychotropic drugs in an accessible format.
Psychotropic drugs and popular culture; essays on medicine, mental health and the media.
Because of physicians' and patients' unwillingness to switch psychotropic drugs if their current medication is working well, "payers will have greater difficulty moving significant market share for these drugs," she pointed out.
In some cases, this program has resulted in a reduction in the dosage of psychotropic drugs.
Tramadol ODT is contraindicated in any situation where opioids are contraindicated, including acute intoxication with any of the following: alcohol, hypnotics, narcotics, centrally acting analgesics, opioids or psychotropic drugs.