Ad blocker interference detected!
Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers
Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.
Individual differences |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |
Biological: Behavioural genetics · Evolutionary psychology · Neuroanatomy · Neurochemistry · Neuroendocrinology · Neuroscience · Psychoneuroimmunology · Physiological Psychology · Psychopharmacology (Index, Outline)
Pargyline chemical structure
| CAS number |
| ATC code |
| PubChem |
| DrugBank |
|Molecular weight||159.23 g/mol|
|Routes of administration|
It functions by inhibiting the metabolism of catecholamines and tyramine within presynaptic nerve terminals. Patients taking pargyline must avoid concurrent consumption of tyramine-containing foods such as blue cheese and beer, as this can lead to a hypertensive crisis.
- ↑ Murphy DL, Karoum F, Pickar D, et al (1998). Differential trace amine alterations in individuals receiving acetylenic inhibitors of MAO-A (clorgyline) or MAO-B (selegiline and pargyline). J. Neural Transm. Suppl. 52: 39–48.
- ↑ Fuentes JA, Ordaz A, Neff NH (July 1979). Central mediation of the antihypertensive effect of pargyline in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 57 (1): 21–7.
- ↑ Tulane University School of Medicine Department of Pharmacology: Autonomic Drug Profile handout, October 2006
|This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from [[Wikipedia:Pargyline||Wikipedia]] (view authors).|