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Overview page. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

A GABA derivative that is used as a skeletal muscle relaxant to relieve muscle spasm in trauma, multiple sclerosis and cerebral palsy. Selectively binds GABAB receptors. TNs Kemstro,...

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Comatose and Baclofen Toxicity

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks.

in The Comatose Patient

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 748 words.

This case presents comatose and intrathecal baclofen overdose. It includes a full discussion and explanation with an emphasis on the mechanism of coma in this particular case,...

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baclofen

Overview page. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

A GABA derivative that is used as a skeletal muscle relaxant to relieve muscle spasm in trauma, multiple sclerosis and cerebral palsy. Selectively binds GABAB receptors. TNs Kemstro,...

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baclofen

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 30 words.

A *GABA derivative that is used as a skeletal muscle relaxant to relieve muscle spasm in trauma, multiple sclerosis

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baclofen

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 42 words.

n. a skeletal *muscle relaxant drug administered orally or by *intrathecal injection to relieve spasm resulting from injury

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baclofen

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 42 words.

γ‐amino‐β‐(p‐chlorophenyl)butyric acid; 3‐(aminomethyl)‐3‐(4‐chlorophenyl)propanoic acid; a 4‐chlorophenyl derivative of γ‐aminobutyric acid (GABA) that acts as

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Intrathecal Baclofen for the Treatment of Tetanus

M. Lurdes Santos, Mota-Miranda António, Alves-Pereira António, Armanda Gomes, José Correia and Març Nelson.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3603 words.

Tetanus remains a serious problem in public health, particularly in developing countries, despite efficient prevention programs. A retrospective study was conducted at an infectious...

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baclofen <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 36 words.

a skeletal muscle relaxant administered orally or by intrathecal injection to relieve spasm resulting from injury or disease of the

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baclofen <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 36 words.

a skeletal muscle relaxant administered orally or by intrathecal injection to relieve spasm resulting from injury or disease of the

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baclofen <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 37 words.

a skeletal muscle relaxant administered orally or by intrathecal injection to relieve spasm resulting from injury or disease of the

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baclofen <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 42 words.

a skeletal *muscle relaxant drug administered orally or by *intrathecal injection to relieve spasm resulting from injury or

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