5-hydroxytryptamine


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Noun1.5-hydroxytryptamine - a neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory5-hydroxytryptamine - a neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory
monoamine neurotransmitter - a monoamine that is functionally important in neural transmission
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Selective serotonin 5-hydroxytryptamine type 3 (5-HT3) receptor antagonists have a well-established role in the prophylaxis and treatment of PONV due to their efficacy and fewer side effects compared to other antiemetics.
Importance of 5-hydroxytryptamine receptors on intestinal afferents in the regulation of visceral sensitivity.
5-Hydroxytryptamine (serotonin), copper and ceruloplasmin plasma concentrations in spontaneous abortion.
Promotion of fertilizability of Spisula oocytes with 5-hydroxytryptamine.
Vilazodone, a novel dual-acting serotonergic antidepressant, is a potent and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), and a partial agonist of the 5-hydroxytryptamine 1a (5-HT1A) receptor, thereby combining first-line antidepressant therapy with an accepted adjunctive treatment for depression and first-line therapy for anxiety.
Antidepressants, such as tricyclic antidepressants, selectively inhibited 5-hydroxytryptamine receptors.
Repeated administration of Yokukansan inhibits DOI-induced head-twitch response and decreases expression of 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT)2A receptors in the prefrontal cortex.
They are orlistat, the pancreatic lipase inhibitor; and sibutramine, which alters appetite control by inhibiting uptake of 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) and norepinephrine.
The cDNA synthesis yields of the intermediate to highly expressed [beta]-actin and glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) genes and the low expressed genes 5-hydroxytryptamine 1a receptor (HTR1a), HTR1b, HTR2a, and HTR2b were measured by QPCR using SYBR Green I detection chemistry (7).
A PET scan of the brains of 9 formerly bulimic women and 12 controls showed that the bulimic women lacked the changes in the serotonin 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) neurotransmitter binding that normally occur in the brain (Am.
2+]) electrodes were used to study the mechanisms by which 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) affects net [Ca.