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do·pa·mine

 (dō′pə-mēn′)
n.
A monoamine neurotransmitter formed in the brain by the decarboxylation of dopa and essential to the normal functioning of the central nervous system. A reduction in its concentration within the brain is associated with Parkinson's disease.

dopamine

(ˈdɒpəmɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) a chemical found in the brain that acts as a neurotransmitter and is an intermediate compound in the synthesis of noradrenaline. Formula: (HO)2C6H3(CH2)2NH2
[from d(ihydr)o(xy)p(henylethyl)amine]

do•pa•mine

(ˈdoʊ pəˌmin)

n.
a monoamine neurotransmitter that acts within certain brain cells to help regulate movement and emotion.
[1955–60]

dopamine

a neurotransmitter
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Noun1.dopamine - a monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system; as a drug (trade names Dopastat and Intropin) it is used to treat shock and hypotension
monoamine neurotransmitter - a monoamine that is functionally important in neural transmission
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dopamine

n (Chem) → Dopamin nt

do·pa·mine

n. dopamina, neurotransmisor, sustancia sintetizada por la glándula suprarrenal que aumenta la presión arterial; gen. usada en el tratamiento de choque.

dopamine

n dopamina
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The first line of treatment nowadays is dopamine agonists. Augmentation is noted to develop in both co carbidopa and dopamine agonist, but more often with co-carbidopa.
In September 2016, Ligand licensed rights to four programs to Seelos, which include: SLS-006: first-in-class, small molecule, partial dopamine agonist for Parkinson's disease.
THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with Parkinson's disease (PD), dopamine agonist (DA) use is associated with incidence of impulse control disorders (ICDs) in a dose-effect relationship, according to a study published online June 20 in Neurology.
The data from these two Phase III trials demonstrated that opicapone improved motor fluctuations in levodopa-treated patients regardless of concomitant dopamine agonist or monoamine oxidase type B inhibitors used.
And as for prescribing adjunctive dopamine agonist therapy, well: 'Adding a dopamine agonist is not the first step.
The global Parkinson's disease drugs market has been segmented on the basis of type of therapy into levodopa therapy, dopamine agonist therapy, MAO-B inhibitor therapy, COMT inhibitor therapy and other type of therapies.
In a rat ovarian hyperstimulation model, it was demonstrated that low-dose dopamine agonist administration blocked VEGF-mediated vascular hyperper-meability without altering VEGF receptor(r) 2-de-pendent luteal angiogenesis (42).
However, HY stage, duration of PD, surgical therapy, levodopa, and dopamine agonist were found to have positive correlations with the total cost (P < 0.05).
Patients on dopamine agonist therapy may have rapid restoration of fertility even before resumption of normal cycles and normalization of prolactin levels.
A similar syndrome has also been reported in the setting of dopamine agonist withdrawal in patients with Parkinson's disease (4) and GABA agonist withdrawal from intrathecal baclofen cessation (5).