The mood-lowering effect of tryptophan depletion: possible explanation for discrepant findings

Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2001 Feb;58(2):200-2. doi: 10.1001/archpsyc.58.2.200.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Affect / drug effects*
  • Affect / physiology
  • Brain / drug effects
  • Brain / physiology
  • Citalopram / pharmacology*
  • Citalopram / therapeutic use
  • Depressive Disorder / blood*
  • Depressive Disorder / drug therapy*
  • Depressive Disorder / psychology
  • Humans
  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors / pharmacology
  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors / therapeutic use
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales / statistics & numerical data
  • Recurrence
  • Serotonin / physiology
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors / pharmacology*
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors / therapeutic use
  • Sleep, REM / drug effects
  • Sleep, REM / physiology
  • Tryptophan / blood*
  • Tryptophan / physiology

Substances

  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
  • Citalopram
  • Serotonin
  • Tryptophan