Neurotransmitters and Receptors
Review drugs A, B, C, and D on the PDF attachment. Look at the receptors each of the drugs bind to and note the actions they have at the various receptor sites.
Based on their individual receptor binding profiles and the actions on those receptors, answer the following questions for each drug.
1. Describe what therapeutic effect you would anticipate from the drug.
2. What are three probable side effects you anticipate from the drug, based on the actions the drug has at the various receptor binding sites?
3. What are at least two side effects you would not expect, based on the actions the drug has at the various receptor binding sites?