Science Quiz / Behavior-Modifying drugs

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Can you name the Behavior-Modifying drugs?

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

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