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Re: Caleb- ther IS evidence of high levels of DA + NE Caleb462

Posted by freedom2001 on April 29, 2003, at 22:32:47

In reply to Re: Caleb- ther IS evidence of high levels of DA + NE, posted by Caleb462 on April 29, 2003, at 3:34:22

> Ace... could you show me some links?
>
> I know there may be some evidence of high dopamine/high NE activity... but not neccesarilly "levels". Also... like all mental problems, I think OCD is much more complex than simple neurotransmitter dysfunction. I mean... I suffer OCD/ADD/GAD/Depression, with anhedonia being a big part of my depression. So let's say OCD is related to high dopamine activity... but then ADD and anhedonia are related to low dopamine activity.. yet I suffer from all of it. It's just too simplified of an explanation.

I know low serotonin and high DA levels are over simplified versions of analysing OCD.

It is possible that for a sub-type of people, they have LOW DA levels and yet exhibit OCD traits.

I believe that the following deserves much more research and better drugs will be invented to fight OCD.

1. serotonin receptors
5HT-1A
5HT-1B
5HT-1C
5HT-1D
5HT-2
5HT-3
5HT-4

2.dopamine levels

3. NE levels

4. GABA system

5. Mutated genes

6. Nutritional deficiency

Regards,
Freedom.


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