Neuroendocrine response to an intravenous L-tryptophan challenge in women with premenstrual syndrome.

@article{Rasgon2000NeuroendocrineRT,
  title={Neuroendocrine response to an intravenous L-tryptophan challenge in women with premenstrual syndrome.},
  author={Natalie L. Rasgon and Maureen McGuire and Sara Tanavoli and Lynn Fairbanks and Andrea J. Rapkin},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2000},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={144-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the neuroendocrine responses to an intravenous L-tryptophan challenge across the menstrual cycle in women with premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and controls. DESIGN Controlled clinical study. SETTING The Clinical Research Center of an academic research environment. PATIENT(S) Women with PMS and healthy volunteers. INTERVENTION(S) An intravenous L-tryptophan challenge was administered two times a week during 1 month to five subjects with prospectively documented PMS and… CONTINUE READING