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Tyramine: Quiz


Question 1: The TA1 receptor is found in the ________ as well as peripheral tissues, including the kidney.
BrainSensory systemDigestionNervous system

Question 2:
What is the chemical name of Tyramine (IUPAC)
Ethyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
calcium; 2-hydroxypropanoate; -2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexanoate

Question 3: Adaphenoxate • Adapromine • ________Bromantane • Chlodantane • Gludantane • Memantine • Midantane

Question 4: Tyramine occurs widely in plants and ________ and is metabolized by the enzyme monoamine oxidase.

Question 5: Dietary tyramine intake has also been associated with ________ in select populations, leading many sufferers to restrict foods high in tyramine.
Cluster headacheHeadacheTension headacheMigraine

Question 6: In severe cases, ________ can occur.
Adrenergic stormMonoamine oxidase inhibitorAmphetamineMDMA

Question 7: [1] Tyramine acts as a catecholamine (________, norepinephrine (noradrenaline), epinephrine (adrenaline)) releasing agent.

Question 8: The displacement of norepinephrine (noradrenaline) from neuronal storage vesicles by acute tyramine ingestion is thought to cause the ________ and increased heart rate and blood pressure of the pressor response.
VasodilationVasoconstrictionAngiotensinTubuloglomerular feedback

Question 9: In foods, it is often produced by the decarboxylation of ________ during fermentation or decay.

Question 10: ________AminorexClominorexCyclazodoneFenozoloneFluminorexPemolineThozalinone

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