Dopamine explained

Introduction to dopamine: Dopamine is a neurotransmitter which is produced in the brain. Primary production of dopamine occurs in midbrain consisting of a large number of dopaminergic neurons. The function of neurotransmitters is to chemically convey the information or messages from one neuron to other recipient neurons (target neurons). When the message has arrived at dopamine receptor neurons, these receptors either cause inhibition or excitation depending upon the type of information received. Effects of dopamine on the human body [...]