ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE INHIBITORS

drugs that obstruct the capacity of the molecule acetyl cholinesterase to diminish the neurotransmitter acetylcholine in the synaptic cholinergic neurons. A few acetylcholine-esterase inhibitors are utilized scientifically as nontrophic medicines to ease the progress of dementia seen in patients of Alzheimer's.

ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE INHIBITORS: "Memory loss in Alzheimer's patients can be slowed with the administration of acetylcholinester ase inhibitors."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE INHIBITORS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acetylcholinesterase-inhibitors/ (accessed January 23, 2021).
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