antidopaminergic

antidopaminergic

adjective Preventing or countering dopamine effects.
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By acting upon the serotonin 4 (5-HT4) receptors of the nerve plexus in the alimentary tract, Cidine increases the release of acetylcholine, and its mild antidopaminergic activity also stimulates the release of acetylcholine and contributes to the therapeutic effect.
Our biological reductionism may lead us to see patients such as George as someone with overactive dopaminergic pathways in need of antidopaminergic antipsychotic.
3-5) There are some cases of NMS associated with the use of non-neuroleptic drugs, like carbamazepine (6) and metoclopramide, (7) or drugs without known antidopaminergic activity, such as lithium.
A retrospective case analysis of 55 pediatric emergency department patients re ported presentations due to drug induced dystonic reactions with first generation of antipsychotics (Haloperidol, Chlorpromazine), second generation of antipsychotics (Risperidone) and antiemetics with antidopaminergic activity (Metoclopramide).
Fatty Acid Derivatives of Clozapine: Prolonged Antidopaminergic Activity of Docosahexaenoylclozapine in the Rat Neuropsychopharmacology.
Clinical implications of enteric and central D2 receptor blockade by antidopaminergic gastrointestinal prokinetics.
Antidopaminergic antibodies in a patient with a complex autoimmune disorder and rapidly progressing Parkinson's disease.
It is thought that estrogen is protective against schizophrenia with its antidopaminergic effect (3,4).
Other postulated mechanisms are antidopaminergic activity, decreased release of glutamate and aspartate from olfactory cortex and reduction of serotonin concentrations in area postrema.
acute dystonic reactions, tardive dyskinesia, akathisia, Parkinson-like symptoms) due to additive antidopaminergic effects.
This theory is based on results of therapeutic trials, sometimes nonblinded (27) and including a limited number of birds, (26) that showed response to treatment with antidepressants such as clomipramine, (27,28) acting as serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors with antidopaminergic effects; selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as fluoxetine (29); antidopaminergic antipsychotic drugs such as haloperidol (30,31); or opioid inhibitors such as naltrexone.
Additionally there is evidence to suggest that many people with PD are inappropriately prescribed antidopaminergic drugs.