NOREPINEPHRINE (NE) By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 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 EPINEPHRINE CATECHOLAMINERGIC NEURON VESTIBULAR NUCLEI CORTICONUCLEAR FIBER CORTICOSTEROID VISUAL SYSTEM NUCLEUS CUNEATUS NUCLEUS GRACILIS ARCUATE ZONE OF THE BRAIN TRAPEZOID BODY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NOREPINEPHRINE (NE)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/norepinephrine-ne/ (accessed September 25, 2021).