Medical Term: 5 HT2 Agonist defined

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What is 5 HT2 Agonist?

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Term Definition: Agents that have an affinity for serotonin receptors and are able to mimic the effects of serotonin by stimulating the physiologic activity at the cell receptors. These compounds are used as antidepressants, anxiolytics, and in the treatment of migraine.

 

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