GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 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 GERIATRICS GEROPSYCHOLOGY PEDIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY MORNING-GLORY SEEDS GERIATRIC PSYCHOTHERAPY AGENCY THEORY ADENOSINE EFFICACY GYNECOLOGY DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geriatric-psychopharmacology/ (accessed May 11, 2021).