[ US /ˈdɑpəˌmaɪn/ ]
[ UK /dˈɒpɐmˌiːn/ ]
  1. a monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system; as a drug (trade names Dopastat and Intropin) it is used to treat shock and hypotension
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use dopamine In A Sentence

  • Well, dopamine is a brain neurotransmitter, and it's believed to regulate movement.
  • A successful example of this approach is the use of two dopaminergic medications, bromocriptine and L-DOPA, in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.
  • Macuna Pruriens - This herb includes the ingredient l-dopa, which is then converted into dopamine. BeanRocket Blog Communities Lastest Posts
  • The threshold depends on brain chemicals such as dopamine. Times, Sunday Times
  • A key element has been identified as a group of pleasure sensors deep in the brain known as the dopamine D2 receptors. Times, Sunday Times
  • Objective To isolate neuroepithelial stem cells from the spinal cord neural tube of the embryonic rat and induce them to differentiate into dopaminergic neurons.
  • Certain medications, particularly those containing levodopa (a substance that acts as a building block of dopamine), have known side effects. Some Important Facts about Parkinson's disease
  • The second major effect of caffeine is its increase of dopamine levels in the body.
  • Schizophrenics have too much dopamine activity in the brain so their clock is so fast that it feels like the whole world is crazy" - wtf? but is otherwise an interesting look at chronobiology - the science of biological time perception. Mind Hacks: NewSci on robots and chronobiology
  • Activation of dopamine D 2 like receptors is known to inhibit the activity of dopaminergic neurons in the ventral tegmental area of the brain.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy