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n.1.(Chem.) A basic compound containing one amido group; a monoamine; as, methyl amine is a monamine.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This model was also used in a pharmacological DTI study in which animals were exposed to rasagiline, a selective monamine oxidase B inhibitor, as a potential protective agent against thiamine-deficiency-induced brain damage (Dror et al.
The membrane receptors are called vesicular monamine transporters, or VMAT for short.
2) Monamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs): They were also the first medications used to treat "Reactive Depression" and include Phenelzine (Nardil), Selegiline (Emsam) and Tranylcypromine (Parnate).
Exercise caution coadministering other serotonergic medications; do not coadminister with monamine oxidase inhibitors.
All patients who have received DBS had stage 5 TRD, which meant that their depression was unresponsive to all possible drug classes, including monamine oxidase inhibitors.
Similarly, the monamine oxidase type B inhibitor, selegiline, is a neurotropic antioxidant that can be delivered safely via transdermal administration and has been considered as a possible treatment for HIV-associated cognitive decline (Lindl et al., 2010 et al.).