Serotonin and dietary fat intake: effects of dexfenfluramine.


Traditionally, serotonin (5-HT) has been most commonly linked with carbohydrate (CHO) intake. However, in recent years it has been demonstrated that serotoninergic drugs such as dexfenfluramine also reduce energy intake and reverse body weight gain in rats exposed to weight-increasing high-fat diets. Dexfenfluramine is also effective in decreasing food… (More)


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