Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Behavior Health

Psycho-pharmacology

QuestionAnswer
What are the major adverse effects of a muscarinic cholinergic block? Dry mouth, blurred vision, urinary retention, constipation, tackycardia.
What are the major adverse effects of an H1 block? sedation, substantial weight gain, orthostasis
What are the major adverse effects of a 5-HT2 block? Antipsychotic effects, weight gain, hypotension, ejaculatory dysfunction
What are the major adverse effects of GABA inhibition? Lowers seizure threshold
What are the major adverse effects of an alpha-2 block? sexual dysfunction, priapism (constant boner)
What are the major adverse effects of an alpha-1 block? orthostatic hypotension, dizziness, antipsychotic effect, reflux tachycardia, failure to ejaculate
What are the major adverse effects of a Dopamine-2 block? antipsychotic effect, EPS, Increased prolactin (gynecomastia--development of breasts in men or galactorrhea--spontaneous flow of breast milk), amenorrhea (loss of period)
What are the major effects of Dopamine? Stimulates the heart, increases hepatic/renal blood flow, regulates fine motor movement. Low levels of dopamine are associated with low BP, muscle rigidity, and EPS.
What are the major effects of Acetylcholine? Cholinergic that balances Dopamine; involved in memory, deficient in Alzheimer's disease
What are the major effects of Norepinephrine? Regulates mood (in a good way, along w/ serotonin), is an alpha agonist (vasoconstriction, increases BP, aides ejaculation).
What are the major effects of Serotonin? Helps regulate mood, attention, behavior, and
What are the major effects of Histamine? Alertness, inflammatory response. Blocking causes sedation (Benadryl), and weight gain.
What does AChE (Acetylcholinesterase) do? Enzyme that degrades ACh, thus leading to dementia, Alzheimer's. Think AChE inhibitor = Anti-dementia medication.
What do MAOs do? Monoamine oxidases fuck with mono-amines, especially nor-epi and seritonin, leading to depression. Boo. Hence the use of MAOI's as antidepressants.
Created by: ewooda05