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Intense anxiety all day long, plasma norepinephrine is very high. Dr. Not sure what to do? Any ideas?
Anxiety: Would be good idea to run workup to rule out organic causes, such as high thyroid function, hormonal changes, etc. ...Read more
What could cause/explain significantly elevated (4.5x the norm range)plasma norepinephrine in blood test, but normal urinary norepinephrine levels?
What could cause/explain significantly (4.5x norm rang)elevated plasma norepinephrine levels in blood test , but normal urinary norepinephrine levels?
Neurotransmitter: Norepinephrine (ne) is a sympathomimetic catecholamine that is synthesized in the adrenal medulla, in sympathetic neuron terminals, and in nuclei in the brainstem and pons. One of the largest of these is in the locus coeruleus. Along with serotonin and dopamine, norepinephrine serves as a neurotransmitter in the brain. Antidepressants effect these in various ways, providing different results. ...Read more
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 and brain. Ne work with certain adrenergic receptors. Outside of the brain, ne primarily cause blood pressure to increase. Ne can be given intravenously to support blood pressure. In the brain, it is thought to effect attention and emotion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Catecholemines: Norepinephrine is a hormone produced in the body. There are specific blood tests which can measure these levels in your body. Norepinephrine is related to your bodies "fight or flight" response. It can also related to your mood and possibly depression. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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