analeptic analeptic


  1. (n) a medication used as a stimulant to the central nervous system
  2. (adj) stimulating the central nervous system


  • Like other analeptic drugs, it may stimulate the subcortical region of the brain and help control general alertness; it also seems to stimulate the respiratory center.
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