containing or activated by serotonin.

1965–70; seroton(in) + -ergic Unabridged
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serotonergic se·ro·to·ner·gic (sěr'ə-tn-ûr'jĭk) or se·ro·to·ni·ner·gic (-tō'nə-nûr'jĭk)
Activated by or capable of liberating serotonin, especially in transmitting nerve impulses.

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In high doses, it clearly makes physical changes in the serotonergic nerve network of the brain.
Serotonin syndrome is a potentially fatal condition that is caused by the interaction of serotonergic drugs.
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