A chronobiological study of melatonin, cortisol growth hormone and prolactin secretion in cluster headache.

@article{Chazot1984ACS,
  title={A chronobiological study of melatonin, cortisol growth hormone and prolactin secretion in cluster headache.},
  author={Guy Chazot and Bruno Claustrat and Jocelyne Brun and Desmond Jordan and Genevi{\`e}ve Sassolas and B. Schott},
  journal={Cephalalgia : an international journal of headache},
  year={1984},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={213-20}
}
The temporal organization of plasma melatonin, cortisol, growth hormone (GH) and prolactin secretion was examined in healthy rested controls and in patients suffering from episodic cluster headache. Eleven patients with typical cluster headache (10 men, 1 female) and 8 male controls were studied over a 24-h period: blood was collected at 2-h intervals during the day and at 1-h intervals at night. Plasma melatonin, cortisol, GH and prolactin levels were determined by radioimmunoassay. Most of… CONTINUE READING

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