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Chemical Neuroprotective Agents

Name Neuroprotective Agents
Equivalent Terms Agents, Neuroprotective | Drugs, Neuroprotective | Effect, Neuroprotective | Effects, Neuroprotective | Neuroprotectants | Neuroprotective Drugs | Neuroprotective Effect | Neuroprotective Effects
Definition Drugs intended to prevent damage to the brain or spinal cord from ischemia, stroke, convulsions, or trauma. Some must be administered before the event, but others may be effective for some time after. They act by a variety of mechanisms, but often directly or indirectly minimize the damage produced by endogenous excitatory amino acids.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D018696
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