medical Definition of anxiogenic
- … giving up smoking is quite rapidly followed by a reduction in anxiety that may reflect removal of an anxiogenic agent, nicotine.
- —Robert West and Peter Hajek, The American Journal of Psychiatry, November 1997
- … the qualitative effects of stressors and anxiogenics …
- —Craig W. Berridge et al., in The Asymmetrical Brain, 2004