Asked by Nicole Krause on Feb 18, 2024

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Atomoxetine, clonidine, and guanfacine are used in the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and operate by affecting the levels of

A) cortisol.
B) dopamine.
C) acetylcholine.
D) norepinephrine.

Dopamine

Neurotransmitter in the brain, excess amounts of which have been thought to cause schizophrenia.

  • Understanding the role of atomoxetine, clonidine, and guanfacine in the treatment of ADHD.
  • Knowledge of the neurotransmitters involved in ADHD.
  • Understanding the impact of dopamine on ADHD symptoms.
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EVELYN ROMERO

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
D
Explanation :
Atomoxetine, clonidine, and guanfacine are all used to treat ADHD by affecting the levels of norepinephrine in the brain.