OBO ID: CHEBI:149634
Term Name: dehydroemetine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (-)-2,3-dehydroemetine
  • (-)-R,S-dehydroemetine
  • 2,3-didehydro-6',7',10,11-tetramethoxyemetan
  • 2,3-didehydroemetine
  • 2-dehydroemetine
  • 6',7',10,11-tetramethoxy-2,3-didehydroemetan
  • BT 436
  • Dametin
  • dehidroemetina
  • dehydroemetine
  • dehydroemetinum
  • Mebadin
  • Mebadine
  • Ro 1-9334
  • Ro 1-9334/19
  • Ro-1-9334/19
  • Ro-1933419
Definition: A pyridoisoquinoline which was developed in response to the cardiovascular toxicity associated with emetine and results from the dehydrogenation of the heterotricylic ring of emetine. It is an antiprotozoal agent and displays antimalarial, antiamoebic, and antileishmanial properties.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available