"Psychotropic Drugs" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A loosely defined grouping of drugs that have effects on psychological function. Here the psychotropic agents include the antidepressive agents, hallucinogens, and tranquilizing agents (including the antipsychotics and anti-anxiety agents).
- Psychotropic Drugs
- Drugs, Psychotropic
- Psychoactive Agents
- Agents, Psychoactive
- Psychoactive Drugs
- Drugs, Psychoactive
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Psychotropic Drugs".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Psychotropic Drugs".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Psychotropic Drugs" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Psychotropic Drugs" was a major or minor topic of these publication.