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How Do Serotonin Producing Supplements Affect Dopamine?

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#1 pone11

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Posted 19 June 2019 - 09:11 AM


What happens to dopamine levels as you increase serotonin?    Assume you are using L-tryptophan or 5-HTP to generate the extra serotonin.

 

Is it the case that added serotonin acts as an inhibitory neurotransmitter without affecting dopamine levels, or is there a pathway by which the increased serotonin levels might actually reduce dopamine levels?



#2 jack black

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Posted 05 July 2019 - 08:50 PM

there is a negative feedback between those 2. the exact nature of that i'm unsure.



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