CHEBI:6839 - methoxamine

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ChEBI Name methoxamine
ChEBI ID CHEBI:6839
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 α-adrenoceptors with selectivity for the α-1 adrenoceptor subtype similar to phenylephrine .
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Formula C11H17NO3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 211.258
Monoisotopic Mass 211.121
InChI InChI=1S/C11H17NO3/c1-7(12)11(13)9-6-8(14-2)4-5-10(9)15-3/h4-7,11,13H,12H2,1-3H3
InChIKey WJAJPNHVVFWKKL-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES C1=C(C=CC(=C1C(O)C(C)N)OC)OC
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): alpha-adrenergic agonist
An agent that selectively binds to and activates alpha-adrenergic receptors.
Application(s): antihypotensive agent
A cardiovascular drug that tends to raise reduced blood pressure.
alpha-adrenergic agonist
An agent that selectively binds to and activates alpha-adrenergic receptors.
central nervous system stimulant
Any drug that enhances the activity of the central nervous system.
(via amphetamines )
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Outgoing methoxamine (CHEBI:6839) has role α-adrenergic agonist (CHEBI:35569)
methoxamine (CHEBI:6839) has role antihypotensive agent (CHEBI:137431)
methoxamine (CHEBI:6839) is a amphetamines (CHEBI:35338)
Synonyms Sources
methoxamin DrugCentral
Methoxamine KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C07513 KEGG COMPOUND
D08201 KEGG DRUG
LSM-4423 LINCS
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
390-28-3 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
390-28-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
19 June 2017