Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence logo

Discover Supplement-Drug Interactions

Disclaimer: The information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of an appropriately qualified and licensed physician or other health care provider. The tool is not a substitute for the care provided… (more)
Last Updated: 8 months ago

Possible Interaction: Progesterone and Psychotropic Drugs

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Recent preclinical evidence indicates that ovarian hormones, such as estrogen and progesterone , may influence the behavioral effects of psychoactive drugs by interacting directly with neurotransmitter systems in the central nervous system.
Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior  •  2000  |  View Paper
These results indicate that psychotropic drugs including fluoxetine affected the metabolism of neurosteroids, such as PROG and ALLO in the brain, suggesting that the regulation of the neurosteroid levels is modified by central nervous system-active drugs that inhibit brain CYP2D isoforms.
Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin  •  2008  |  View Paper