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Found Noradrenaline 6 times.

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1. Adrenal gland
This gland is found above each kidney, and it made up of an outer wall ( cortex ) that secretes important steroid hormones and an inner portion (medulla) that produces adrenaline (epinephrine) and noradrenaline (norepinephrine) .

2. Adrenergic
Refers to neurons that use catecholamines ( adrenaline , dopamine and noradrenaline ) as neurotransmitters .

3. Maprotiline (Ludiomil)
This drug is used to treat depression; it works by blocking the uptake of noradrenaline in the brain.

4. Monoamine oxidase (MAO)
An enzyme that breaks down certain neurotransmitter s, including dopamine , serotonin , and noradrenaline .

5. Noradrenaline (norepinephrine)
A chemical that is both a hormone produced and secreted by the adrenal gland s and a neurotransmitter , or substance which transmits nerve signals from neuron to neuron. As a hormone, it stimulates the storage or mobilization of sugar by acting on muscle and liver cells.

6. Noradrenergic system
The system of nerve cells that uses noradrenaline (norepinephrine) as its neurotransmitter .