Science Quiz / Behavior-Modifying drugs

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Can you name the Behavior-Modifying drugs?

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trade name for fluoxetine (vet approved)
ssri stands for
these block dopamine
_____ levels dopamine = senility/dementia
trade name for fluoxetine (human use or extra label)
name an ssri
anxiolytics are ________ that stimulate gaba receptors, depressing the cns to reduce anxiety
how many antidepressant classes can you use together to help modify behaviors?
level of sedation of anxiolytics is dependent on what?
_____ levels serotonin = depression
_____ levels gaba = stimulates cns
antipsychotics affect what neurotransmitter?
_____ levels serotonin = intense moods
dopamine is a _________
name a catecholamine that mao's break down
these are involved in breaking down cetecholamines and serotonin
antipsychotics are ________ that suppress undesirable behavior but also ____ all behavior
these increase serotonin
are behavior drugs alone an acceptable way to fix bad behaviors?
name a tricyclic
name an maoi
these are named for their chemical structure, have less calming effect than phenothiazines, and lower the seizure threshold
maoi stands for
these increase dopamine by blocking it's reuptake
these block serotonin
these inhibit serotonin reuptake to prolong serotonin activity
azapirone drug
_____ levels gaba = depress cns
these increase gaba receptor binding
_____ levels dopamine = intense/abnormal emotions
tca stands for

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