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L-5-Hydroxytryptophan

Known as: 5-Hydroxy-L-Tryptophan, 5-Hydroxytryptophan L-form, Hydroxy-5 L-tryptophane 
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Abstract— Fluoxetine (10 mg kg−1, i.p.) caused a three‐ to fourfold increase in extracellular 5‐hydroxytryptamine (5‐HT… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
L-5-Hydroxytryptophan (5HTP) was administered to 20 patients suffering from panic disorder and to 20 healthy controls. Subjects… Expand
1982
1982
The kinetics of l-5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) were studied in five volunteers after intravenous and oral administration of 5-HTP… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Abstract This paper describes the distribution of aromatic l -amino acid decarboxylase (AADC) activities in seventeen tissues… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A scleroderma-like illness developed in a patient treated with L-5 hydroxytryptophan (L-5HTP) and carbidopa for intention… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase was purified from rabbit small intestine to apparent homogeneity as judged by polyacrylamide gel… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
We evaluated the therapeutic effect of L-5-hydroxytryptophan (L-5HTP), the precursor of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine), combined… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Three patients with postanoxic intention myoclonus, two patients with intention tremor, and one patient with cerebral palsy were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Publisher Summary This chapter presents evidence for a specific indoleamine abnormality in depression and the attempts to correct… Expand
1972
1972
  • Tsamu Sano
  • Folia psychiatrica et neurologica japonica
  • 1972
  • Corpus ID: 19626251
Our experience on 107 cases of endogenous depression shows that L‐5‐hydroxy‐tryptophan is clinically effective. If we disregard… Expand