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#1 Penzel


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Posted 02 September 2018 - 02:51 PM


Some amazing research has just been published that shows neuromodulating drugs like fluoxetine, escitalopram, lithium, valproate and  aripiprazole affect the microbiome and gut permeability, at least in rats/in vitro. 


Differential effects of psychotropic drugs on microbiome composition and gastrointestinal function. https://www.ncbi.nlm...pubmed/30155748

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