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Botulinum toxin

Blocks release of ACh

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Black widow spider venom

Stimulates release of ACh

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Nicotine

Stimulates nicotinic receptors

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Curare

Blocks nicotinic receptor

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Muscarine

Stimulates muscarinic receptors

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Atropine

Blocks muscarine receptors

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l-DOPA

Facilitates synthesis of DA

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AMPT

Inhibits synthesis of DA

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Reserpine

Inhibits storage of DA in synaptic vesicles; Inhibits storage of NE in synaptic vesicles; Inhibits storage of serotonin in synaptic vesicles

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Chlorpromazine

Blocks D2 receptors

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Cocaine, methylphenidate

Blocks DA reuptake

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Amphetamine

Stimulates release of DA, stimulates release of NE

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Deprenyl

Blocks MAO-B

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MDMA

Stimulates release of NE; stimulates release of serotonin

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Fluoxetine

Inhibits reuptake of serotonin

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LSD

Stimulates serotonin receptors

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AMPA

Stimulates AMPA receptor

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Kainic acid

Stimulates kainate receptor

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NMDA

Stimulates NMDA receptor

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Benzodiazepines

Serve as indirect GABA AGO

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Strychnine

Blocks glycine recpetors

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Opiates (morphine, herion)

Stimulate opiate receptors

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Naloxone

Blocks opiate receptors

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Rimonabant

Blocks cannabinoid CB1 receptors

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THC

Stimulates cannabinoid CB1 receptors

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Caffeine

Blocks adenosine receptors