What can you deduce about the biology of schizophrenia from the fact that haldoperidol, a dopamine-receptor antagonist, is successfully used to treat schizophrenia?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 4:24 am ad1c9bdddf
The fact that antagonizing dopamine receptors is successful in treatment for schizophrenia implies that there is an excess of dopamine signaling occurring, and this is at least partly responsible for the ...
This solution addresses what can be learned about the biology of schizophrenia from the fact that a dopamine-receptor antagonist can be successfully used to treat this condition.
Dopamine hypothesis and schizophrenia
Examine the dopamine hypothesis and comment on the three possible roles the neurotransmitter may play in schizophrenia.View Full Posting Details