Drugs Which Are Used in the Treatment of Sedative and Hypnotics

Nervous system

Drugs which are used in the treatment of sedative and hypnotics are included in the nervous system of human.

sedative and hypnotics

 

Hypnotics– The drugs which depress CNS and produce sleep, resembling natural sleep in normal dose are called hypnotics.

They are used to overcome insomnia(sleeplessness).

Sedative– the drug which is CNS depressant but does not induce or produce sleep in normal dose but calms the nerves are called the sedative.

They are used also used in the relief of tension and anxiety also.

 

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