OBO ID: CHEBI:50693
Term Name: milrinone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1,6-Dihydro-2-methyl-6-oxo(3,4'-bipyridine)-5-carbonitrile
  • 2-methyl-6-oxo-1,6-dihydro-3,4'-bipyridine-5-carbonitrile
  • milrinona
  • milrinone
  • milrinonum
Definition: A member of the class of bipyridines that is 2-pyridone which is substituted at positions 3, 5, and 6 by cyano, pyrid-4-yl, and methyl groups, respectively. It is used (particularly intravenously, as the lactate) for the short-term management of severe heart failure.
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Ontology: Chebi
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