neuro transmitters

Card Set Information

Author:
kimkrak
ID:
310310
Filename:
neuro transmitters
Updated:
2015-10-26 16:23:31
Tags:
psyc
Folders:
Psyc
Description:
test 3
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user kimkrak on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. neurotransmitters
    • chemical messangers 
    • allow neurons to communicate
  2. acetylcholine
    • voluntary movement, memory, learn, & sleep
    • much- depression
    • little- dementia & alzheimers
  3. dopamine
    • pleasure, mvmnt, mood, attention, learn, pleausre hormone 
    • much- schizophrenia
    • little- depresson or parkinsons
  4. norepinephrine
    • eat, alert, stress responses
    • much - schizophrenia
    • little- depression
  5. epinephrine
    • energy, glucose, metabolism
    • much- anxiety
    • little- depresion
  6. serotonin
    • mood, sleep, appetite, temp, impulse, agrrasoin, sex, concentration
    • much- heart problems,  confusion
    • less - depression, anxiety, ocd
  7. GABA
    • gamma amino butyric acid
    • excite and anxiety
    •  much- too sedated ( huntingtons disease)
    • little - anxiety ( epilepsy
  8. Endorphines
    • pain relief 
    • pleaussure 
    • content
  9. glutamate
    • memory
    • too much occurs after stroke ---> neuron loss

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview