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Term:
serotonin uptake inhibitor (CHEBI:50949)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
serotonergic drug +     
apomorphine +   
clomipramine  
clomipramine hydrochloride 
roxindole 
serotonergic agonist +   
serotonergic antagonist +   
serotonin uptake inhibitor +   
A compound that specifically inhibits the reuptake of serotonin in the brain. This increases the serotonin concentration in the synaptic cleft which then activates serotonin receptors to a greater extent.
zotepine  

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: SSRI ;   serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Selective_serotonin_reuptake_inhibitor

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