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1st Edition

Toxicology of CNS Depressants

Edited By

Ing K. Ho

ISBN 9780367256388
Published February 17, 2022 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
267 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1987: This volume is intended to provide detailed information on side effects, adverse reactions, and toxicities of various frequently used central nervous system depressants.

Table of Contents

1. Benzodiazepines

Ted H. Chiu, Elizabeth I. Tietz, and Howard C. Rosenberg

2. Barbiturate Sedative-Hypnotics

I.K. Ho

3. Nonbarbiturate Sedative-Hypnotic Agents

B. Hoskins

4. Ethanol

Nancy M. Lee and Andrew P. Smith

5. General Anesthetics

H. Jerrel Fontenot

6. Opioids

Edgar T. Iwamoto, Paul J. Fudala, and William R. Mundy

7. Antipsychotics

Andrew C. Bishop and Garfield Tourney

8. Lithium

Andrew C. Bishop and Garfield Tourney



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I.K. Ho, Ph.D., is currently Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi.