Dopamine vs Dexmethylphenidate - What's the difference?

dopamine | dexmethylphenidate |


As nouns the difference between dopamine and dexmethylphenidate

is that dopamine is (label) a neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system while dexmethylphenidate is a psychostimulant, a dopamine reuptake inhibitor that affects the central nervous system.

dopamine

Noun

  • (label) A neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.
  • Abbreviations

    * DA

    Hypernyms

    * catecholamine * phenethylamine

    See also

    * norepinephrine English words suffixed with -amine ----

    dexmethylphenidate

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia dexmethylphenidate)
  • A psychostimulant, a dopamine reuptake inhibitor that affects the central nervous system.