Pharmacology – MCQ 127 – Delta type opioid receptors

Which of the following action is ascribed to delta type of opioid receptors?
A. Supraspinal analgesis
B. Respiratory depression
C. Euphoria
D. Reduced intestinal motility

Correct answer : A. Supraspinal analgesis

Functions of delta type opioid receptors are:

  • supraspinal analgesia
  • spinal analgesia
  • modulation of hormone and neurotransmitter release

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