neuropharmacology

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neuropharmacology

[¦nu̇r·ō‚fär·mə′käl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
The science dealing with the action of drugs on the nervous system.
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2) Taking into account that both motility and psychiatric disorders have been associated with neurochemical abnormalities that include hypernoradrenergic and hypo-GABA-ergic and hyposerotonergic activities, we attempted to treat HD patients through neuropharmacologic manipulations addressed to normalize the above physiological disturbances.
Neuropharmacologic agents administered to the patient included the following:
Clinical improvement was registered beginning in the third week after starting the neuropharmacologic therapy.
Sleep was essentially normalized by this neuropharmacologic intervention.
The dramatic improvement triggered by our neuropharmacologic therapy supports our hypothesis.
CONTACT: NeuroPharmacologic Institute Medical Group, 805-371-4656 or 800-621-8910/
Robert Levin, a reviewer in the FDA's division of neuropharmacologic drug products.
Duloxetine for depression, known as Cymbalta(TM), is also currently under review by the FDA's Division of Neuropharmacologic Drug Products.
Russell Katz, director of the division of neuropharmacologic drug products at the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research.