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Depression causes...
Decrease in NE, 5-HT, dopamine
Anxiety causes...
Increase in NE
Decrease in 5-HT, GABA
Schizophrenia causes...
Increase in dopamine
Parkinsonism causes...
Decrease in dopamine
Increase in 5-HT, NE
Alzheimers causes...
Decrease in ACh
Huntington's causes...
Decrease in ACh, GABA
Increase in dopamine
REM sleep causes...
Increase in ACh
Major site of synthesis of NE
Locus ceruleus (stress and panic center)
Major site of synthesis of dopamine
Ventral tegmentum and SNc
Major site of synthesis of 5-HT
Raphe nucleus
Major site of synthesis of ACh
Basal nucleus of Meynert
Major site of synthesis of GABA
Nucleus accumbens (center for reward, pleasure, addiction, fear)
Increase in NE
Decrease in GABA, 5-HT
Anxiety
Decrease in NE, 5-HT, dopamine
Depression
Decrease in ACh
Alzheimers
Decrease in GABA, ACh
Increase in dopamine
Huntingtons
Increase in dopamine
Schizophrenia
Decrease in dopamine
Increase in 5-HT, ACh
Parkinsons