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A sedative is a substance that induces sedation by reducing irritability or excitement.
FDA-approved anti-sedative could alleviate common side effects of cancer treatments

FDA-approved anti-sedative could alleviate common side effects of cancer treatments

Case report on the post-orgasmic illness treated with antihistamines

Case report on the post-orgasmic illness treated with antihistamines

They call it ‘tranq’ — and it’s making street drugs even more dangerous

They call it ‘tranq’ — and it’s making street drugs even more dangerous

How common is pediatric cannabis use and what are the risks?

How common is pediatric cannabis use and what are the risks?

What causes insomnia and how to treat it?

What causes insomnia and how to treat it?

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

Aromatherapy can help control pain and reduce opioid consumption, preliminary study suggests

Aromatherapy can help control pain and reduce opioid consumption, preliminary study suggests

Her first colonoscopy cost her $0. Her second cost $2,185. Why?

Her first colonoscopy cost her $0. Her second cost $2,185. Why?

High-risk prescribing practices associated with increased risk of disability among older adults

High-risk prescribing practices associated with increased risk of disability among older adults

No prison time for Tennessee nurse convicted of fatal drug error

No prison time for Tennessee nurse convicted of fatal drug error

Hypertonic saline solution enhances glymphatic spinal cord delivery of pharmaceutical agents

Hypertonic saline solution enhances glymphatic spinal cord delivery of pharmaceutical agents

At US hospitals, a drug mix-up is just a few keystrokes away

At US hospitals, a drug mix-up is just a few keystrokes away

Why nurses are raging and quitting after the Radonda Vaught verdict

Why nurses are raging and quitting after the Radonda Vaught verdict

CBD and THC may be safe for use with opioid pain relievers, animal study suggests

CBD and THC may be safe for use with opioid pain relievers, animal study suggests

Nurse convicted of neglect and negligent homicide for fatal drug error

Nurse convicted of neglect and negligent homicide for fatal drug error

15 medical societies establish seven guiding principles for perioperative treatment of acute pain

15 medical societies establish seven guiding principles for perioperative treatment of acute pain

Nearly 1% of all US adults prescribed opioids are also taking various other sedatives

Nearly 1% of all US adults prescribed opioids are also taking various other sedatives

Treatment found to be safe, efficacious in improving insomnia and night sweats among midlife women

Treatment found to be safe, efficacious in improving insomnia and night sweats among midlife women

Study analyzes trends in overdose deaths from use of non-benzodiazepines and gabapentinoids

Study analyzes trends in overdose deaths from use of non-benzodiazepines and gabapentinoids

Ketamine is rapid, safe, and effective in treating hospitalized suicidal patients

Ketamine is rapid, safe, and effective in treating hospitalized suicidal patients