monoamine oxidase inhibitor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n monoamine oxidase inhibitor any of a group of antidepressant drugs that inhibit the action of monoamine oxidase in the brain and so allow monoamines to accumulate
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Usage


In news:

1 report that phentermine, and other monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors probably increase plasma serotonin when given with serotonin uptake blockers.
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