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psychotropic

(Science: psychiatry) Exerting an effect upon the mind, capable of modifying mental activity, usually applied to drugs that effect the mental state.


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Psychedelics

... the originator of the question was really wondering. There are countless simple poisons plants have developed that dont have any interesting psychotropic effects. Why would a particular plant or fungus develop a compound with such complex effects, if its only purpose is to discourage a creature ...

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by foursixandtwo
Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:14 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Psychedelics
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The Fiber Disease

... He adds that, unfortunately, "To this day, many dermatologists feel uncomfortable making psychiatric diagnoses or prescribing psychotropic medications. But the reality in America is that a huge proportion, if not more than half, of psychotropic medications prescribed are prescribed ...

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by RANDY
Fri Jan 12, 2007 1:55 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... entirely sane, dermatologists across the board have ignored the psychiatry opinion and have started patients on pimozide or other potent psychotropic medications. Some patients have had severe adverse reactions. More persistent patients report multiple consultations with a variety of ...

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by RANDY
Sat Nov 18, 2006 7:28 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... or electron microscopy, and computationally by structural bioinformatics and molecular modelling.The molecular targets of nearly all current psychotropic drugs are membrane proteins. http://www.bio-computing.org/showabstract.php?pmid=16785277 go taxes go sorry this is dehumanizing.. ion acoustic ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Aug 11, 2006 9:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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alcohol question

... is known to react with dopamine yielding salsolinol and also to react with tryptamine producing tetrahydroharman. Both of those products have psychotropic activity. Since dopamine is also a precursor to noradrenalin (which acts in motor pathways), dopamine depletion may also be involved. Lastly, ...

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by kiekyon
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:06 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: alcohol question
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