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Chapter 10: Chemical name: Describes the molecule Generic: Official legal drug name Brand is for advertising Street name is slang Whatever was used to stabilize the drug (Acid or base) is what the drug is named after (Used for generic) Other classifications: By Chemical structure: Structurally similar drugs can have different effects By synaptic action: neurotramistter By autonomic nervous system effects: Parasympathetic or sympathetic drugs Clasifications: -Sedatives: Downers. Pentobarbital (Nembutal) -Anxiolytics: Minor tranquilizers. Diazepam (Valium) -Neuroleptics: Antipsychotics or major tranquilizers. Chlorapromazine (Thorazine) -Antidepressants: Stimulants. Imipramine (Tofranil), and Prozac -Stimulants: Amphetamines -Narcotic anaglescis: Opiates -Hallucinogens: LSD25
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Unformatted text preview: Drug law and legal classifications : Schedule 1: Most dangerous. Never prescribed Chapter 11: Pituitary gland releases ACTH which signals for the adrenal gland to release adrenaline and glucocorticoids. Glucose is converted into lactic acid Lactate resembles the conditions of anxiety Chapter 12: Alcohol Chapter 13: Drugs used for sleep are called hypnotics Barbituric acid itseld has no behavioral effects, only when molecular groups are attached to the compounds central ring Allows more Cl- to flood GABA channel, staying open longer Ether replaced brandy in the early 1800s in England Chapter 14: Chapter 15: Positive: Behavior that is not normally there: Hallucinations Negative: Effecting speech, loss of pleasure...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2012 for the course HRS 211 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Syracuse.

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