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nor·ad·re·ner·gic

 (nôr′ăd-rə-nûr′jĭk)
adj.
Stimulated by or releasing norepinephrine: noradrenergic neurons.

nor′ad·re·ner′gi·cal·ly adv.

noradrenergic

(nɔːrˌædrəˈnɜːdʒɪk)
adj
(Physiology) physiol releasing, transmitting, activated by, or otherwise involving noradrenaline
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While there is evidence to suggest the autonomic nervous system plays a role, so do the serotonergic, noradrenergic, opioid, and adrenal systems.
The dysfunction of dopaminergic and noradrenergic neurotransmission is considered a major neurobiological cause of ADHD.
The amygdala mediates these stress hormones and releases norepinephrine, which subsequently activates noradrenergic receptors essential for memory enhancement.
AMIGDALAR NORADRENERGIC HYPERACTIVATION IN THE PHYSIOPATOLOGY OF A POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER ANIMAL MODEL
Animal studies have shown increased serotonin and noradrenergic activity within ventromedial hypothalamus during the insulin resistant phase which returns to normal with insulin sensitive phase.
It is also an intermediate of the phosphatidylinositol cycle, a second-messenger neuronal signaling system used by noradrenergic, serotonergic, and cholinergic receptors.
1) The pathogenesis is not fully understood, but recent evidence suggests that MSL results from defective noradrenergic regulation of mitochondria in brown fat.
Noradrenergic denervation in non-cardiac regions, such as the renal cortex and thyroid gland.
Regarding a strategy to switch medications, little evidence exists for a differential benefit of one class over another, he said, with the following exceptions: selective noradrenergic reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) and tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) are superior to SSRIs for MDD with comorbid pain such as fibromyalgia and diabetic neuropathy.
Regarding a strategy for switching medications, little evidence exists for a differential benefit of one class over another, he said, with the following exceptions: selective noradrenergic reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) and tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) are superior to SSRIs for MDD with comorbid pain such as fibromyalgia and diabetic neuropathy.
14) also demonstrated the role of the noradrenergic system in the nociceptive effect of mirtazapine, in addition to the opioidergic and serotoninergic systems.