5-HYDROXYTRYPTOPHAN, DL-

Known as: 5-HTP, DL-5-Hydroxytryptophan 
A racemic mixture of 5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), a precursor to the neurotransmitter serotonin with anti-depressant, analgesic and appetite… (More)
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1961-2018
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2009
2009
To elucidate mechanisms that underlie the profound physiological effects of the monoamine precursors 5-hydroxy-l-tryptophan (5… (More)
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2008
2008
STUDY OBJECTIVES Extensive data implicate serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine [5-HT]) in the regulation of sleep. Jouvet has… (More)
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2005
2005
Some studies have suggested that disorders in the peripheral and central metabolism of serotonin (5-HT) may play a role in the… (More)
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2001
2001
Prolactin secretion is controlled by the hypothalamus through different neurotransmitters which interact with multiple receptor… (More)
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1996
1996
Electrophysiological studies indicate that certain 5-HT1A receptor antagonists increase the basal firing rate of some but not all… (More)
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1980
1980
Various characteristics of the developing serotoninergic system in the brain of rats aged 1 to 28 days were studied biochemically… (More)
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1979
1979
Three experiments were carried out to examine the effect of the serotonin precursor, 5-hydroxytryptophan, upon food intake and… (More)
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1976
1976
Sleep in cats was studied for 24 h after i.p. injections of D,L-5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP, 40 mg/kg) or L-tryptophan (200 mg/kg… (More)
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1973
1973
Following exposure to tritiated 5-HTP, silver grains were observed over the perikarya of the GSCs (Giant serotonin cells) of… (More)
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1972
1972
Spontaneous motor activity was studied in mice given dl-5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) i.p. in doses ranging from 6.25 to 800 mg/kg… (More)
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