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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: Epinephrine (also known as adrenaline or adrenalin) is a hormone and a neurotransmitter. Epinephrine has many functions in the body, regulating heart ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Stimulant: Increases heart rate and blood pressure.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience in Surgical Oncology
When life threatened: Epinephrine is an extremely powerful drug with many good features, and some very dangerous side effects. Basically, Epinephrine is used in cases of s ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: Epinephrine (also known as adrenaline or adrenalin) is a hormone and a neurotransmitter. Epinephrine has many functions in the body, regulating heart ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Zagar
39 years experience in ADHD and Autism
Sleep meditation: Making sure you obtain 8 hours of sleep daily, have timely meals 7-9AM 11-1PM 5-7PM increase mindfulness either meditation, prayer, tai-chi or yoga ca ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience in Endocrinology
It's not like that.: Adrenaline (epinephrine) is produced in your adrenal glands and is an important signaling molecule in your autonomic nervous system. The word autonom ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Not necessarily: Adrenaline is helpful for you to deal with the daily stress. It's only harmful to you if it is supraphysiologic for prolonged period of time.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Nope: Hi. Nope, no relation whatsoever.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience in Surgical Oncology
Prepares for stress.: Adrenaline, or epinephrine, is a chemical produced by your adrenal glands that helps you respond to episodes of severe stress. Epinephrine has dozens ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Young
8 years experience in Internal Medicine
Stress: Adrenaline is a stress hormone. Physical and emotional stress makes it higher.

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