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Metanephrine
MeSH HeadingMetanephrine
Tree NumberD02.092.211.215.311.461.400
Tree NumberD02.092.311.461.400
Scope NoteProduct of epinephrine O-methylation. It is a commonly occurring, pharmacologically and physiologically inactive metabolite of epinephrine.
Entry TermMetadrenaline
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
CAS Type 1 NameBenzenemethanol, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-alpha-((methylamino)methyl)-
Registry Number5001-33-2
Previous Indexing Epinephrine (1974)
Previous Indexing Methyl Ethers (1974)
History Note91(75); was see under EPINEPHRINE 1975-90
Date of Entry19741111
Unique IDD008676


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Organic Chemicals [D02]
   Amines [D02.092]
      Biogenic Amines [D02.092.211]
         Biogenic Monoamines [D02.092.211.215]
            Catecholamines [D02.092.211.215.311]
               Epinephrine [D02.092.211.215.311.461]
Metanephrine [D02.092.211.215.311.461.400]

 
Organic Chemicals [D02]
   Amines [D02.092]
      Catecholamines [D02.092.311]
         Epinephrine [D02.092.311.461]
Deoxyepinephrine [D02.092.311.461.200]
Metanephrine [D02.092.311.461.400]
Norepinephrine [D02.092.311.461.484]  +
Normetanephrine [D02.092.311.461.651]

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