OBO ID: CHEBI:141146
Term Name: alpha-methylnoradrenaline Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 4-(2-amino-1-hydroxypropyl)benzene-1,2-diol
  • alpha-(1-aminoethyl)-3,4-dihydroxybenzyl alcohol
  • alpha-methylnorepinephrine
  • corbadrina
  • corbadrine
  • corbadrinum
  • isoadrenaline
  • levonordefrin
  • Methylnoradrenaline
Definition: A catecholamine in which the 2-aminoethyl group is substituted with a hydroxy group at C-1 and a methyl group at C-2, with configurations 1R,2S. A metabolite of alpha-methyl-L-dopa, it is an alpha2-adrenergic agonist and acts as a topical nasal decongestant and vasoconstrictor, most often used in dentistry.
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Ontology: Chebi
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