Indole

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Indoles are a type of molecule. Indole alkaloids include tryptophan, an essential amino acid, serotonin and reserpine.[1]

Function[edit | edit source]

Indole-derivative drugs[edit | edit source]

Drug Use
Lurasidone An atypical antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia, and depression associated with bipolar I disorder
Ziprasidone Schizophrenia, bipolar mania, and agitation in patients with schizophrenia
Oxypertine Unknown
Ziprasidone Schizophrenia, bipolar mania, and agitation in patients with schizophrenia[2]

ME/CFS[edit | edit source]

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Learn more[edit | edit source]

Notable studies[edit | edit source]

  • 2019, Metabolomic Discovery of Microbiota Dysfunction as the Cause of Pathology[3](Full text)

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Ali, Nasir Shafakat Ali, Vidya Pradhan; Dar, Bashir Ahmad; Pradhan, Vidya; Farooqui, Mazahar (September 30, 2013). "Chemistry and Biology of Indoles and Indazoles: A Mini-Review" (PDF). Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry. doi:10.2174/1389557511313120009. Retrieved December 18, 2019.
  2. https://www.drugbank.ca/categories/DBCAT002255
  3. Beloborodova, Natalia V.; Grechko, Andrey V.; Olenin, Andrey Yu (June 26, 2019). "Metabolomic Discovery of Microbiota Dysfunction as the Cause of Pathology". Metabolomics - New Insights into Biology and Medicine. doi:10.5772/intechopen.87176.

indoleamine (IDO) - any derivatives of an indole (e.g., serotonin, tryptophan) that contain an amine group

indole (IDO) - a signalling molecule produced by bacteria as a result of metabolising tryptophan, found in the intestines

metabolomics The analysis of the chemical metabolism within cells, tissues or organisms. The term is often used to refer to the full set of metabolites found in a cell in a given environment.

metabolomics The analysis of the chemical metabolism within cells, tissues or organisms. The term is often used to refer to the full set of metabolites found in a cell in a given environment.

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