HCHS Neural Stuff

Can you name the HCHS Neural Stuff?

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Ibuprofen, Advil, Tylenol, Aspirin/ All if taken too often will increase the chance of a heart attack (except for aspirin)/ Reduce pain, decreases fever/ reduce prostaglandins
Counter ion of Ca/ Provides energy in the body/ Repairs bones/ Backbone of DNA/ Causes DNA to have slight negative charge
Helps the immune system/ Makes DNA and proteins/ Helps produce prolactin and testosterone
Released from Purkinje Cells, Prime inhibitory neurotransmitter in CNS, Treatment for epilepsy, If unable to be absorbed, can lead to cerebral palsy
Maintains blood pressure and creates initial signal in nerves/ Osmotic gradient(draws water towards it)/ Used in the kidneys to filter blood/ Too much causes hypertension(HBP)
Reward system/ Improves blood flow/ inhibits norepinephrine/ loss of production leads to Parkinson's and ADHD/ Can treat heart failure and shock
Levophred, treats low blood pressure and heart failure, noradrenaline, produced by adrenal glands, monoamine neurotransmitter
Chief neurotransmitter of the PNS, contracts smooth muscles, dilates blood vessels, increases bodily secretions, and slows heart rate, inhibited by nicotine, inhibited by Botox
Makes up bones/ Allows for blood clotting with vitamin K/ Commits to a muscle contraction/ Inversely proportional to phosphate/ Used in bone resorption/ Found in milk and dairy
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Maintains several important ions/ Supports the immune system/ Aids in energy and protein production/ Helps normalize blood sugar/ Used in the synthesis of RNA and DNA
Inhibit response to pain/ blocks GABA in the CNS/ Produced and stored in the pituitary gland/
Balance electrical charges in the body, countering Na+ and H+/ Maintains fluid balance inside and outside cells
Used for nerve cell communication/ Inhibited by ethanol/ Acidic form is used to shutdown seizures/
Present in all body fluids for pH balance/ Prevents kidney stones
Monoamine neurotransmitter, regulates appetite and mood,'true' happiness chemical, can cause cardiac fibrosis in patients with carcinoid syndrome, concentrated in Raphe nuclei
Relaxes the nerves so that the muscles relax/ Used in lethal injection/ Hypokalemia causes tetany(muscle spasms)/ Reduces blood pressure/ Maintain heart rhythm/ Regulated by Mg
Used as a mood stabilizer for bipolar disorder/ Antimanic agent/ Treats depression and schizophrenia/ Eskolith and lithobid

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