Good News for OCD sufferers?

This article suggests OCD symptoms are triggered by activation of the 5HT1B receptor… It also says there is no chemical currently available which blocks this receptor, but I think asenapine does just that.

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-09/uocm-nmf091511.php

 

See table 2, Page 17 of the following document:

http://www.biomed.cas.cz/physiolres/pdf/60/60_15.pdf

 

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~ by funnyinthehead on September 17, 2011.

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