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Mao

In China, a slang term for jiao, a subdivision of currency equivalent to 1/10 of a yuan.
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When prescribing a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), ensure that your patient isn't taking other medications that could cause an interaction that results in serotonin syndrome or pressor effects.
One way that we know that the monoamine dopamine is involved in depression is through the response to medication therapy.
Finberg, "Update on the pharmacology of selective inhibitors of MAO-A and MAO-B: focus on modulation of CNS monoamine neurotransmitter release," Pharmacology and Therapeutics, vol.
Chronic Effect of Aspartame on Ionic Homeostasis and Monoamine Neurotransmitters in the Rat Brain.
It is either reused or broken down by the enzyme monoamine oxidase, which is found in the mitochondria of the axon.
Peripheral measurements of monoamine neurotransmitters (serotonin and the catecholamines, dopamine and norepinephrine) and their metabolites in either plasma or urine have been used most often to look at mechanisms in hypotension or hypertension, and as screening procedures to detect and monitor neuroblastoma and pheochromocytoma (1-3).
Meyer-Lindenberg, a neuroscientist, directed studies of 142 white adults who had inherited one of two common versions of a gene that triggers production of an enzyme called monoamine oxydase A (MAOA).
It works by releasing selegiline, a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), through the skin and into the bloodstream.
The once a day patch works by delivering selegiline, a monoamine oxidase inhibitor or MAOI, through the skin and into the bloodstream.
Limited clinical evidence suggests that linezolid may weakly inhibit monoamine oxidase and may interact with adrenergic or serotonergic agents, they noted.
Monoamine oxidase A (MAOA) is a subtype of an enzyme crucial to mood regulation and 1 that breaks down chemical compounds that elevate blood pressure.