Hypnotics and Sedatives
"Hypnotics and Sedatives" 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.
Drugs used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety.
- Hypnotic Effect
- Effect, Hypnotic
- Hypnotic Effects
- Effects, Hypnotic
- Sedative Effect
- Effect, Sedative
- Sedative Effects
- Effects, Sedative
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Hypnotics and Sedatives".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Hypnotics and Sedatives".
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