GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY By N., Sam M.S. - 0 the branch of pharmacology dealing with issues in older adults that relate to psychoactive agents as well as mechanisms responsible for it. Metabolic changes can effect how medicine works. GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY: "Geriatric psychopharmacology deals with the effects of aging on medications." Related Psychology Terms Terms of Service METABOLIC DISORDERS ESTHETICS ADOLESCENCE (Theories) EMOTION (General) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams HEAD INJURY (CHRONIC TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) CHEMOTHERAPY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geriatric-psychopharmacology/ (accessed August 15, 2022).