Stimulation of human-growth-hormone secretion by L-dopa

N Engl J Med. 1970 Dec 24;283(26):1425-9. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197012242832602.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Oral
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Depression, Chemical
  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine / administration & dosage
  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine / pharmacology*
  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine / therapeutic use
  • Female
  • Glucose / administration & dosage
  • Glucose / pharmacology
  • Growth Hormone / blood
  • Growth Hormone / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Hypothalamus / physiology
  • Injections, Intravenous
  • Limbic System / physiology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Parkinson Disease / blood*
  • Parkinson Disease / drug therapy
  • Stimulation, Chemical

Substances

  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine
  • Growth Hormone
  • Glucose