Psychotropic Medication

Science / Psychiatry / Psychotropic Medication: Medication that affects thought processes or feeling states and used in the treatment of mental disorders.

Psychotropic Medication

Science / Psychiatry / Psychotropic Medication: Medication that affects thought processes or feeling states and used in the treatment of mental disorders. MORE

Agonist Medication

Science / Psychiatry / Agonist Medication: A chemical entity that is not naturally occuring within the body which acts upon a receptor and is capable of producing the maximal effect that can be produced by stimulating that receptor. A partial MORE

Neuroleptic Medications

Science / Psychiatry / Neuroleptic Medications: Medications used in the treatment of schizophrenia and other serious mental illnesses. Alternative term for antipsychotics – usually applied to typical/conventional antipsychotics. MORE

Maintenance Medication

Health / Dentistry / Maintenance Medication: Medications that are prescribed for long-term treatment of chronic conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure or asthma. Maintenance medications are available through Tel-Drug Rx, CIGNA's mail MORE

Anticholinergic

Science / Psychiatry / Anticholinergic: Blocking the action of acetylcholine, one of the chemicals the body makes to help nerve cells communicate with each other. This describes a group of the most common side-effects of psychotropic medica MORE

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