NOREPINEPHRINE (NE) By N., Sam M.S. - 19 a catecholamine neurotransmitter and hormone generated primarily by brainstem nuclei and inside the adrenal medulla. Commonly referred to as noradrenaline. NOREPINEPHRINE (NE): "Norepinephrine is one of many essential components of mood regulation." Related Psychology Terms BIOGENIC AMINES CATECHOLAMINERGIC NEURON ADRENAL GLANDS VISUAL SYSTEM PONS NOREPINEPHRINE (Noradrenalin) EPINEPHRINE CYCLOTHYMIC PERSONALITY (Cycloid Personality) EMOTION (General) PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "NOREPINEPHRINE (NE)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/norepinephrine-ne/ (accessed February 6, 2023).