ISONIAZID

a medicine for treating tuberculosis, which blocks the function of pyridoxine in metabolizing glutamic acid in order to form the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid.

ISONIAZID: "Isoniazid was reputed to have some antidepressant activity."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ISONIAZID," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/isoniazid/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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