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Desipramine treatment in normal subjects. Effects on neuroendocrine responses to tryptophan and on platelet serotonin (5-HT)-related receptors.

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Normal subjects took the tricyclic antidepressant, desipramine hydrochloride, for 16 days. Following treatment there was an increase in the number of specific binding sites on the platelet for both tritiated imipramine and tritiated LSD, the latter site probably representing a platelet serotonin (5-HT) receptor. During desipramine treatment the prolactin response to tryptophan (L-tryptophan) was enhanced, and this enhancement correlated with the increase in platelet LSD binding. The results c...

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Journal:
Archives of general psychiatry
Volume:
43
Issue:
1
Pages:
61-67
Publication date:
1986-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1538-3636
ISSN:
0003-990X
URN:
uuid:ea33e2dd-4492-4ee0-b8e6-32e6a8859d34
Source identifiers:
185938
Local pid:
pubs:185938

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