A patients memory function have deteriorated, and she has been diagnosed as suffering from Alzheimers's disease.
Which neurotransmitter is most likely involved?
The painkilling effect of morphine no longer worked after Hiu took the drug naloxone, which eliminated the effects of both __________ and ____________ by blocking opiate receptors in his brain.
A patient was bitten by a black widow spider and suffered severe, uncontrollable muscle spasms and had great difficulty breathing. What was the neurotransmitter involved?
When Melanie was suffering from severe depression, her doctor prescribed Prozac, which he said would alleviate the symptoms of her mood disorder by increasing the availability of a particular neurotransmitter called _________
Patients afflicted with Parkinson's disease suffer from rigidity, muscle tremors, and poor balance and have trouble initiating movements. These symptoms are believed to result from diminished production of the neurotransmitter __________
George suffers from chronic anxiety. His doctor has prescribed the anti anxiety drug Valium because it works by increasing ____________, which inhibits action potentials and reduces brain activity.