Serotonin, serotoninomimetics, antagonists

Serotonin or 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) is an amine known for about fifty years. First found in intestinal mucosa, it was called enteramine.

We will study serotonin itself and the drugs which modify its metabolism or interact with its receptors.

Serotonin is a neuromediator whose metabolism and effects are modulated by several drugs.

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