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    Serotonin may cause schizophrenia, Parkinson, and Alzheimer diseases

    One by one, medical myths (slowly) go the way of the Dodo. Two of the most pervasive such myths are that psychotic conditions like schizophrenia are caused by excess dopamine, and Parkinson Disease (PD) is caused by a deficiency of dopamine. Unbeknownst even to most doctors, studies exist...
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    Progesterone Reverses The Side Effects Of Anti-serotonin Drugs Like Ondansetron

    Ray has written about the benefits of 5-HT3 antagonists like ondansetron. Tehse drugs have remerkable properties are known to have central as well as peripheral effects. Ondansteron is one of the most potent drugs available for reversing learned helplessness and it does so in doses below 4mg...
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    Ondansetron Works For Diarrhea-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Ondansetron Works for Diarrhea-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome - NEJM Journal Watch This 5-HT3 receptor antagonist improved stool consistency and symptoms, with a low frequency of severe constipation. Ondansetron is a 5-hydroxytryptamine 3 receptor antagonist (5-HT3RA) used for the...