Conditions and Diseases
Vitamins and Supplements
How do you lower glutamate levels?
Why is elevated glutamate levels neurotoxic?
Asked in Metal and Alloys
Is sodium glutamate same as mono sodium glutamate?
How can I get my sodium levels lower?
How do energy differences between higher energy levels of an atom compare to lower energy levels?
Asked in Chemistry
Do higher energy levels have higher orbitals than lower energy levels?
What neurotransmitters are involved in alzheimers disease?
Acetylcholine, a chemical in the brain that plays a key role in memory, learning, and many other key functions. Research has indicated that lower levels of the chemical are associated with alzheimers disease. Glutamate, a similar chemical that is also involved in information processing, is many times dysfunctional in many cases of the disease. Namenda is an FDA approved medication for alzeheimers that regulates the glutamate activity in the brain.