quiz 3 drugs

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  1. a drug which producesexcitement, alterness, elevated mood, and decreased fatigue is referred to as a:
    stimulant
  2. at the synapse, amphetamine:
    increases the release of dopamine from the presynaptic terminal
  3. at the synapses, cocaine:
    blocks the reuptake of dopamine
  4. nicotime directly stimulates receptors in the central nervous system and at nerve muscle junctions. these nicotinic receptors are also receptors for which neurotransmitter?
    acetylcholine
  5. a drug that relaxes a person and makes them less sensitive to pain is most likely a:
    opiate
  6. drugs that grossly dissort perception are known as:
    hallucinogens
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