OBO ID: CHEBI:6839
Term Name: methoxamine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • methoxamedrine
  • methoxamin
  • Methoxamine
Definition: An amphetamine in which the parent 1-phenylpropan-2-amine skeleton is substituted at position 1 with an hydroxy group and the phenyl ring is 2- and 5-substituted with methoxy groups. It is an antihypotensive agent (pressor), an agonist acting directly at alpha-adrenoceptors with selectivity for the alpha-1 adrenoceptor subtype similar to phenylephrine .
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Ontology: Chebi
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