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What's the most effective way to increase dopamine activity in the brain?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Chemically or natura: Thrilling behavior, ie. Skydiving, will do it. Gambling will for some, unfortunately do it. Risky, edgy behaviour does it. /c/hemically, drugs to treat parkinson's will increase central dopamine, as will buproprion-a stimulating anti-depressant. Other drugs that treat high prolactins will do it as well, although some treat parkinson's.
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