gamma aminobutyric acid


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Synonyms for gamma aminobutyric acid

an amino acid that is found in the central nervous system

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Evidence that nitric oxide production increases gamma aminobutyric acid permeability of the blood-brain barrier.
Other topics discussed in the letter include the need for methods to ensure safe use of the drug, the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous neurotransmitter synthesized from gamma aminobutyric acid, which is also known as the "date rape" drug for its potent sedative effects.
Sodium oxybate is the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB), an endogenous neurotransmitter synthesized from gamma aminobutyric acid, and is also known as the "date rape" drug.
Sodium oxybate is the sodium salt of gamma hy-droxybutyrate (GHB), an endogenous neurotransmitter synthesized from gamma aminobutyric acid, and is also known as the "date rape" drug.
The report identifies some growing segments: alpha-lipoic acid, gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA), and vegetable supplements.
Gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) and plant responses to stress.