DOPAMINE-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS

A substance that will reduce the effects of dopamine. Used to modulate symptoms of mental illnesses. Compare dopamine receptor agonists.

DOPAMINE-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS: "Dopamine receptor antagonists block the dopamine receptors."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOPAMINE-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dopamine-receptor-antagonists/ (accessed December 1, 2019).
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