"Fenclonine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A selective and irreversible inhibitor of tryptophan hydroxylase, a rate-limiting enzyme in the biosynthesis of serotonin (5-HYDROXYTRYPTAMINE). Fenclonine acts pharmacologically to deplete endogenous levels of serotonin.
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Long JB, Kalivas PW, Youngblood WW, Prange AJ, Kizer JS. Possible involvement of serotonergic neurotransmission in neurotensin but not morphine analgesia. Brain Res. 1984 Sep 17; 310(1):35-41.
Sicuteri F, Rumboldt Z, del Bene E. [Does fenclonine open up new perspectives in the treatment of impotence?]. Lijec Vjesn. 1975 May; 97(5):307-10.