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NMDA Receptor Antagonists and Autism

NMDA receptor antagonists are a class of anesthetics that work to antagonise (inhibit) the action of the N-methyl d-aspartate receptor (NMDAR).

NMDA receptor antagonists sometimes used to treat people on the autism spectrum include

  • Amantadine
  • Memantine

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Updated
16 Jun 2018