PHENELZINE

noun. a monoamine oxidase inhibitor which pumps out its antidepressant impacts by irreversibly typing itself to monoamine oxidase, thereby preventing the synthesis of monoamine neurotransmitters. American brand name: Nardil.

PHENELZINE: "Many common depressive disorders are treated with Phenelzine."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PHENELZINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/phenelzine/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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