The study of drugs used in psychology. Especially looking at their effect regarding mental, emotional and behavioral factors. These drugs generally work on the CNS. Drugs of abuse are also a study in psychopharmacology.

PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY: "Getting a degree in psychopharmacology took Nathan many years of hard study."
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