Serotonergic

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Serotonergic[pronunciation?] or serotoninergic[pronunciation?] means "related to the neurotransmitter serotonin". A synapse is serotonergic if it uses serotonin as its neurotransmitter. A serotonergic neuron produces serotonin. A substance is serotonergic if it produces its effects via interactions with the serotonin system.

A serotonergic, or serotonergic agent, is any chemical which functions to enhance the effects mediated by serotonin in the body. Some different types of serotonergics drugs include the following:

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