noun. an organically happening steroid that adjusts gaba receptor behaviors in a way comparable to the behaviors of benzodiazepine anxiolytics.

ALLOPREGNENOLONE: "Without allopregnenolone, gaba would not work effectively, thereby alter one's mood and cognitive abilities drastically."
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