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norepinephrine deficiency symptoms

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Zeitler
39 years experience Anesthesiology
Extremely rare one: Some people who suffer from depression are helped with drugs that increase the norepinephrine stores in nerve endings. Drugs such as Effexor (venlafax ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Endocrinologist: To get tested evaluated for something like this see an endocrinologist in person
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Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
What is the sx?: Treatment would really depend on the symptoms at this time
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rishi Kumar
8 years experience Anesthesiology
Neurotransmitter: Norepinephrine (ne) is a molecule used to carry signals to organs in the body. Ne is present throughout the body including the heart, blood vesssels a ... Read More
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Neurotransmitter : Norepinephrine (ne) is a molecule used to carry signals to organs in the body. Ne is present throughout the body including the heart, blood vesssels a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Generally checked in blood &/or urine; byproducts of nor-epi are generally checked & 24 hour test may be needed. The levels in blood and urine don't ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
14 years experience Psychiatry
Kind of: Increasing norepinephrine in the brain is often a component of medications designed to treat depression such as bupropion, venlafaxine, and duloxetin ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Mackinnon
33 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Norepinephrine is epinephrine(adrenalin) minus one small chemical "side group". They are very similar, but do to the molecular difference, even thoug ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Synthesis & Locale: Norepinephrine (ne) and Epinephrine (e) are both sympathomimetic catecholamines that are synthesized in the adrenal medulla and terminals of sympathe ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
26 years experience Anesthesiology
Both: Are made in the adrenal glands of the body and are released in response to a need for increased energy. The fight or flight phenomenon. The biggest di ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
33 years experience Endocrinology
1 extra carbon atom: Epinephrine has 1 more carbon & 2 more hydrogen atoms then norepinephrine. This small difference makes the molecules look different, so they interact ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
40 years experience Psychiatry
Unknown.: Your question is extraordinarily sophisticated. It reflects the theory that since antidepressant medications inhibit reuptake, then reuptake may have ... Read More

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