Central Nervous System Stimulants


Agents, Analeptic

Analeptic Agents

Analeptic Drugs


Central Stimulants

Drugs, Analeptic

Stimulants, Central

A loosely defined group of drugs that tend to increase behavioral alertness, agitation, or excitation. They work by a variety of mechanisms, but usually not by direct excitation of neurons. The many drugs that have such actions as side effects to their main therapeutic use are not included here.