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Descriptor English: Metanephrine
Descriptor Spanish: Metanefrina
Descriptor Portuguese: Metanefrina
Descriptor French: Métanéphrine
Entry term(s): Metadrenaline
Tree number(s): D02.092.211.215.454.400
D02.092.311.461.400
D02.455.426.559.389.657.166.175.461.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008676
Scope note: Product of epinephrine O-methylation. It is a commonly occurring, pharmacologically and physiologically inactive metabolite of epinephrine.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: 5001-33-2
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzenemethanol, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-alpha-((methylamino)methyl)-
Previous Indexing: Epinephrine (1974)
Methyl Ethers (1974)
Public MeSH Note: 1991; METANEPHRINE was indexed under EPINEPHRINE 1975-1990
History Note: 1991 (1975)
DeCS ID: 24241
Unique ID: D008676
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2018/05/29
Metanephrine - Preferred
Concept UI M0013522
Scope note Product of epinephrine O-methylation. It is a commonly occurring, pharmacologically and physiologically inactive metabolite of epinephrine.
Preferred term Metanephrine
Entry term(s) Metadrenaline



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