Excitatory Amino Acid Agonists

Drugs that bind to and activate excitatory amino acid receptors.
DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB01221KetamineA rapid-acting general anesthetic and NMDA receptor antagonist used for induction of anesthesia diagnostic and surgical procedures typically in combination with a muscle relaxant.
DB02999QuisqualateAn agonist at two subsets of excitatory amino acid receptors, ionotropic receptors that directly control membrane channels and metabotropic receptors that indirectly mediate calcium mobilization from intracellular stores. The compound...