Medical Term: 5 Hydroxytrytamine Agonist defined

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What is 5 Hydroxytrytamine 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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