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What are the cognimve mechanisms that produce that

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Unformatted text preview: or as a component of a medicaMon. –  A chemical substance that affects the central nervous system, causing changes in behavior and oben addicMon. –  … excluding those nutrients considered to be related to normal func4oning. Drug Effects Drugs are chemicals with real biochemical consequences that affect behavior A depressed individual takes an anMdepressant and the depression libs. What are the brain mechanisms that produce that effect? Drug Effects (Cont.) •  How we think about drugs can alter these...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2014 for the course COGS 174 taught by Professor Pineda during the Winter '11 term at UCSD.

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