The Relationships between Thyroid Hormones and the Brain Serotonin ( 5-Ht ) System and Mood : Of Synergy and Significance in the Adult Brain-A Review

@inproceedings{RahmanTheRB,
  title={The Relationships between Thyroid Hormones and the Brain Serotonin ( 5-Ht ) System and Mood : Of Synergy and Significance in the Adult Brain-A Review},
  author={Mh Rahman and M Ali}
}
The use of thyroid hormones as an effective adjunct treatment for affective disorders has been studied over the past three decades and has been conformed repeatedly. Interaction of the thyroid and monoamine neurotransmitter systems has been suggested as a potential underline mechanism of action. While catecholamine and thyroid interrelationships have been reviewed in detail, the serotonin system has been relatively neglected. Thus, the goal of this article is to review the literature on the… CONTINUE READING