OBO ID: CHEBI:4781
Term Name: emetine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 6',7',10,11-tetramethoxyemetan
  • cephaeline methyl ether
  • cephaline-O-methyl ether
  • Emetan
  • Emetin
  • Emetine
  • methyl cephaeline
Definition: A pyridoisoquinoline comprising emetam having methoxy substituents at the 6'-, 7'-, 10- and 11-positions. It is an antiprotozoal agent and emetic. It inhibits SARS-CoV2, Zika and Ebola virus replication and displays antimalarial, antineoplastic and antiamoebic properties.
References:
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available