monoamine oxidase inhibitor


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to monoamine oxidase inhibitor: SSRI, Selegiline, monoamine oxidase inhibitor diet
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for monoamine oxidase inhibitor

any of a group of antidepressant drugs that inhibit the action of monoamine oxidase in the brain and so allow monoamines to accumulate

References in periodicals archive ?
Refractory depression treated with high doses of monoamine oxidase inhibitor.
Numerous trials have been conducted showing the efficacy of this augmentation strategy when lithium is combined with tricyclic antidepressants, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, or serotonin reuptake inhibitors (Can.
The research, 'Discovery of Novel Plant Derived Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors as Potential Neuroprotective Agents' was conducted under the supervision of CPH Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry Dr Ashraf Khalil.
By product type, the market is sub-segmented into Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs), Atypical Antipsychotics, Tricyclic Antidepressants, Tetracyclic Antidepressants (TeCAs), Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRIs), Benzodiazepines, Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors, and others.
The global anxiety disorders and depression treatment market segmentation is based on drug class (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake, atypical antipsychotics, tricyclic antidepressants, tetracyclic antidepressants, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, benzodiazepines, beta-blockers, anticonvulsants).
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors are superior to TCAs in MDD with atypical features such as oversleeping, carbohydrate craving, rejection sensitivity, and mood sensitivity.
Boulton, "On the binding of monoamine oxidase inhibitors to some sites distinct from the MAO active site, and effects thereby elicited," NeuroToxicology, vol.
QuilliChew ER is also contraindicated during treatment with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), and also within 14 days following discontinuation of treatment with an MAOI because of the risk of hypertensive crisis.
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCA), monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and serotonin noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) all increase the concentration of monoamine neurotransmitters in the synaptic cleft, with varying degrees of specificity.
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) and monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), both older antidepressants, are reserved for patients who have failed treatments with other antidepressants.
Sexual side effects are most often associated with serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSR1s), monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) and tricyclic and tetracyclic antidepressants.
Like all of these other drugs, it should not be combined with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOls), such as selegiline (Anipryl, l-deprenyl) and amitraz (Mitaban, also used in Preventic collars).
They also shouldn't be taken if you take another class of antidepressants called monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), or the pain medication tramadol (Ultram).
Chapter 27 on "Brachial Plexus Block" had a discussion of "commonly used antidepressant drugs", referring only to tricyclic antidepressants and monoamine oxidase inhibitors.