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Possible Interaction: 5-Hydroxytryptophan and Phentermine

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Bang, et al. imply that phentermine is active as a serotonin transporter producing increases in 5-HT levels, and therefore has the potential to cause PAH.
Yonsei medical journal  •  2011  |  View Paper
Coadministration of phentermine and 5-HTP evoked simultaneous elevations in extracellular DA and 5-HT that mirrored the effects of each drug alone.
Collectively, these findings show that coadministered phentermine plus 5-HTP is effective in reducing alcohol intake and suppressing alcohol withdrawal seizures.
Following a 9-h withdrawal period from the alcohol-containing diet, phentermine enhanced the effects of 5-HTP on both reduction of alcohol withdrawal seizures as well as changes in striatal serotonin.
Synapse  •  2006  |  View Paper