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7) This response includes wide spread release of norepinephrine from the adrenergic nerve terminals and epinephrine from adrenal medulla.
This enzyme converts the amino acid tyrosine into the metabolite tyramine which stimulates the release of neurotransmitters such as dopamine from adrenergic nerve terminals while blocking the neurotransmitters' reuptake.
14) Penile contractile and erectile tissue is richly innervated by the adrenergic nerve fibers.