IB 117 _5 CNS Dopamine

IB 117 _5 CNS Dopamine - Metabolic precursor MAO inhibitor...

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IB 117 Thomas Carlson Molecules that influence CNS Dopamine Receptors Direct agonist Increases release of dopamine from nerve terminus Activates nucleus accumbens reward system in CNS which results in increased extracellular dopamine Re- uptake inhibitor
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Unformatted text preview: Metabolic precursor MAO inhibitor Damages vesicles that contain dopamine in nerve terminus nicotine methamphetamine derived from ephedrine cathinone cocaine levodopa bromocriptine & pergolide reserpine & deserpidine...
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2011 for the course IB 117 taught by Professor Professorcarlson during the Spring '08 term at Berkeley.

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