Definition of norepinephrine in English:
Another term for noradrenaline.
- When you're under stress your adrenal glands produce the hormones cortisol, norepinephrine, and adrenaline.
- Within the adrenal medulla dopamine is converted to norepinephrine and epinephrine.
- As a natural response to a diseased heart, the body releases the hormone norepinephrine, causing the heart to beat up to five times faster than normal.
Definition of norepinephrine in:
- US English dictionary