Oxytocin

Elevated Interictal Oxytocin Associated With Affective Pain in Chronic Migraine

Elevated Interictal Oxytocin Associated With Affective Pain in Chronic Migraine

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The higher interictal levels of oxytocin observed in patients with chronic migraine compared with unaffected individuals may contribute to the affective component of experimental pain.

Pain Processing: Examining the Role of Oxytocin

Pain Processing: Examining the Role of Oxytocin

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Although animal studies have shed light on various aspects of the role of oxytocin in pain processing, the small number of human studies on the topic have produced inconsistent results.

Empathy and Oxytocin Levels

Empathy and Oxytocin Levels

Oxytocin replacement therapy could improve the well-being of people with low levels of the hormone.

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