OBO ID: CHEBI:4646
Term Name: dipivefrin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+-)-4-[1-hydroxy-2-(methylamino)ethyl]-o-phenylene divavalate
  • 1-(3',4'-dipivaloyloxyphenyl)-2-methylamino-1-ethanol
  • 4-[1-hydroxy-2-(methylamino)ethyl]-o-phenylene divavalate
  • 4-[1-hydroxy-2-(methylamino)ethyl]benzene-1,2-diyl bis(2,2-dimethylpropanoate)
  • dipivalyl epinephrine
  • Dipivefrin
  • dipivefrina
  • Dipivefrine
  • dipivefrinum
Definition: The dipivalate ester of (+-)-epinephrine (racepinephrine). A pro-drug of epinephrine, the hydrochloride is used topically as eye drops to reduce intra-ocular pressure in the treatment of open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
References:
  • Beilstein:2165183
  • CAS:52365-63-6
  • DrugBank:DB00449
  • Drug_Central:922
  • KEGG:C06963
  • KEGG:D02349
  • LINCS:LSM-1583
  • Patent:DE2152058
  • Patent:DE2343657
  • Patent:US3809714
  • Patent:US4085270
  • Wikipedia:Dipivefrin
Ontology: Chebi
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