Flashcards in Psychosis Deck (10):
Inhibit different nts act as d2r antagonists
What are antipsychotics good at controlling?
Antagonistic effect at da r
Antagonistic effect at histamine r
Ach muscarinic antagonisitc effects
Blurred vision, increaed eye pressure, dry mouth eyes, urinary retention, constipation
Serotonin r antagonist
Alpha adreno r antagonistic effect
Orthostatic hypotension, failure to ejaculate, sedation
Which type of drug has fewer extrapyramidal side effects?
Maybe due to lower potency for d2r in basal ganglia