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Bone Loss 

MEL; MLT; N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine 

A condition that is characterized by a decrease in bone mass and density, causing bones to become fragile.

Melatonin, or 5-methoxy-N-acetyltryptamine, is a hormone produced by pinealocytes in the pineal gland, located in the brain, but also in the retina and GI tract. It is a derivative of the amino acid tryptophan.


Osteoporosis as related to Melatonin