How does GABA work in the brain?

GABA acts primarily as an inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system, it actually changes over the course of neural development either in the growing brain or mature brain. During anxiety, the central brain and fear circuits get hyperactive. Then GABA neurons get out and flow into the receptors sites and meet the empty spaces in postsynaptic receptors. When GABA neuron binds with the receptors, it actually inhibits the central brain and slows down the hyperactivity and anxiety.

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