Dopamine vs Antidopaminergic - What's the difference?

dopamine | antidopaminergic |


As nouns the difference between dopamine and antidopaminergic

is that dopamine is (label) a neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system while antidopaminergic is any drug that prevents or counteracts the effects of dopamine.

As a adjective antidopaminergic is

preventing or counteracting the effects of dopamine.

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 ----

    antidopaminergic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • preventing or counteracting the effects of dopamine
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any drug that prevents or counteracts the effects of dopamine.