Translation of serotonin in Spanish:

serotonin

serotonina, n.

Pronunciation /ˌsɛrəˈtoʊnən//ˌsɪrəˈtoʊnən//ˌsɛrəˈtəʊnɪn/

noun

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    serotonina feminine
    • These work by raising the levels of the chemicals serotonin and noradrenaline in the brain, which both tend to elevate the mood.
    • Tryptophan is an amino acid that serves as a precursor to the neurotransmitter serotonin.
    • Both serotonin and noradrenaline are activated in the brain by anxiety-inducing circumstances.
    • There is some evidence of that the neurotransmitter serotonin may play a role in this disorder.
    • These physiological changes decrease patients' pain thresholds and thereby increase pain sensation, anxiety, fear, and the release of pain transmitters, such as histamines, serotonins, kinins, and prostaglandins.