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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory.

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  • Anxiety and depression occur when too much serotonin is reuptaken and spends its time hiding in the nerve cells.
  • For the past two decades, treatments for depression have been based primarily on a brain chemical called serotonin, which is also linked to mood.
  • Both are involved in regulating a brain chemical called serotonin, known to affect mood.
  • It's believed it helps keep a mood-enhancing chemical called serotonin in the brain longer, for more
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