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 GRACILIS NUCLEUS CUNEATUS 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 January 17, 2021).