Dopamine vs Serotonin - What's the difference?

dopamine | serotonin |


As nouns the difference between dopamine and serotonin

is that dopamine is (label) a neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system while serotonin is serotonin.

dopamine

Noun

  • (label) A neurotransmitter associated with movement, attention, learning, and the brain’s pleasure and reward system.
  • Abbreviations

    * DA

    Hypernyms

    * catecholamine * phenethylamine

    See also

    * norepinephrine English words suffixed with -amine ----

    serotonin

    Noun

    (-)
  • (neurotransmitter) An indoleamine neurotransmitter, , that is involved in depression, appetite, etc., and is crucial in maintaining a sense of well-being, security, etc.
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