Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
"Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Drugs that inhibit the transport of neurotransmitters into axon terminals or into storage vesicles within terminals. For many transmitters, uptake determines the time course of transmitter action so inhibiting uptake prolongs the activity of the transmitter. Blocking uptake may also deplete available transmitter stores. Many clinically important drugs are uptake inhibitors although the indirect reactions of the brain rather than the acute block of uptake itself is often responsible for the therapeutic effects.
|Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
- Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
- Uptake Inhibitors, Neurotransmitter
- Reuptake Inhibitors, Neurotransmitter
- Inhibitors, Neurotransmitter Reuptake
- Neurotransmitter Reuptake Inhibitors
- Transmitter Uptake Inhibitors, Neuronal
- Inhibitors, Neurotransmitter Uptake
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