THE MERCK VETERINARY MANUAL
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Overview of Systemic Pharmacotherapeutics of the Nervous System

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Drugs used to modify or treat disorders of the nervous system fall into several categories: anticonvulsants or antiepileptic drugs (AEDs), tranquilizers, sedatives, analgesics, and psychotropic agents. Also see Principles of Therapy of Neurologic Disease and see Analgesic Pharmacology and see Principles of Pharmacologic and Natural Treatment for Behavioral Problems.

Last full review/revision March 2015 by Linda Shell, DVM, DACVIM-Neurology

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