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Old 04-23-2008, 03:31 PM   #1
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What Receptors In your brain Does Adderall effect/work on?

Just as the topic says, what receptors in the brain does Adderall Effect/Work on? which ever ones they are, Im pretty sure I worn/down regulated mine out, and I want to find out what receptors they work on so I can try and figure out how to fix mine

 
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Re: What Receptors In your brain Does Adderall effect/work on?

Not sure exactly what you're hoping for, but this is what I found:

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Anything more technical than that is beyond my ken.

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Re: What Receptors In your brain Does Adderall effect/work on?

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Re: What Receptors In your brain Does Adderall effect/work on?

But typing all those long words is so darn hard!

Just kidding. Here goes:

Adderall is a mix of dextroamphetamine and levoamphetamine and affects the neurotransmitters dopamine, seratonin, and norepinephrine, by blocking the reuptake of those neurotransmitters. Thus, it acts on the receptors for those neurotransmitters.

If there are more technical names for receptors in the brain, it's beyond me, but I hope this helps.

I don't know that there's a way to rehabilitate neurotransmitter receptor sites beyond stopping the Adderall, but again, my knowledge is limited.

 
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