Serotonin Syndrome

Common Name(s)

Serotonin Syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Serotonin Syndrome" returned 101 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Platelet serotonin concentration and clinical status in alcohol withdrawal syndrome, preliminary results.
 

Author(s): Sergio G Llinás, Antonio J Caballero, Julio C Peñalver, Rodolfo Valdés

Journal: MEDICC Rev. 2014 Jan;16(1):37-42.

 

Alcohol withdrawal syndrome is an important problem for management of alcoholism. It is known that alcohol alters the function of neurotransmitters such as serotonin, but our review found no studies associating serotonin concentration changes with patient clinical status during detoxification. ...

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2014

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Association study of serotonin transporter SLC6A4 gene with Chinese Han irritable bowel syndrome.
 

Author(s): Jing Yuan, ChuanYuan Kang, Min Wang, Qiang Wang, PeiKai Li, Hua Liu, Yu Hou, Ping Su, Fan Yang, YuJun Wei, JianZhong Yang

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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common clinical gastrointestinal dysfunction disorders. 5-sertonon (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) is a very important neurotransmitter, which is involved in gastrointestinal motion and sensation. Solute carrier family 6 member 4 (SLC6A4) gene encode ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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Serotonin syndrome with perioperative oxycodone and pregabalin.
 

Author(s): Ho-Kyung Song

Journal: Pain Physician. ;16(5):E632-3.

 

Last Updated: 30 Sep 2013

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The terms "Serotonin Syndrome" returned 18 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The serotonin transporter gene polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) and irritable bowel syndrome: a meta-analysis of 25 studies.
 

Author(s): Zhi-Feng Zhang, Zhi-Jun Duan, Li-Xia Wang, Dong Yang, Gang Zhao, Lin Zhang

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The results of previous studies assessing the association between the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism of serotonin transporter gene and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are inconsistent. The aim of this study was to clarify the association between the 5-HTTLPR mutation and the presence of IBS ...

Last Updated: 18 Feb 2014

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Animal models of the serotonin syndrome: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Robert Haberzettl, Bettina Bert, Heidrun Fink, Meredith A Fox

Journal: Behav. Brain Res.. 2013 Nov;256():328-45.

 

The serotonin syndrome (SS) is a potentially life-threatening disorder in humans which is induced by ingestion of an overdose or by combination of two or more serotonin (5-HT)-enhancing drugs. In animals, acute administration of direct and indirect 5-HT agonists also leads to a set ...

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2013

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Serotonin gene variants are unlikely to play a significant role in the pathogenesis of the sudden infant death syndrome.
 

Author(s): David S Paterson

Journal: Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2013 Nov;189(2):301-14.

 

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is defined as the sudden and unexpected death of an infant less than 12 months of age that is related to a sleep period and remains unexplained after a complete autopsy, death scene investigation, and review of the clinical history. The cause of ...

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Telotristat Etiprate for Carcinoid Syndrome Therapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carcinoid Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2014

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Last Updated: 6 Nov 2014

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Telotristat Etiprate - Expanded Treatment for Patients With Carcinoid Syndrome Symptoms
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carcinoid Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2014

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