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Methoxamine

In the US, Methoxamine is a member of the drug class vasopressors.

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C01CA10

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000390-28-3

Chemical Formula

C11-H17-N-O3

Molecular Weight

211

Therapeutic Categories

Cardiac stimulant

Antihypotensive agent

α-Sympathomimetic agent

Chemical Name

Benzenemethanol, α-(1-aminoethyl)-2,5-dimethoxy-

Foreign Names

  • Methoxaminum (Latin)
  • Methoxamin (German)
  • Méthoxamine (French)
  • Metoxamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Name

  • Mexan
    Nippon Shinyaku, Japan

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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Further information

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