Psychiatric disorders and their treatment: Pharmacology of psychiatric disorders

May 1, 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative
Volume 0, Issue 0

This second article in a three-part series presents an overview of the nervous system and the actions of various neurotransmitters. It then discusses pharmacology related to psychiatric disorders, focusing on anxiolytics, hypnotics, beta-adrenergic blockers, antidepressants, antipsychotics, mood stabilizers, psychostimulants, and drugs used for alcohol and nicotine dependence.