Gepefrine
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  • In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
Identifiers
  • (±)-3-(2-aminopropyl)phenol
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ECHA InfoCard100.012.779 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC9H13NO
Molar mass151.209 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • OC1=CC(C[C@H](C)N)=CC=C1
  • InChI=1S/C9H13NO/c1-7(10)5-8-3-2-4-9(11)6-8/h2-4,6-7,11H,5,10H2,1H3/t7-/m0/s1 checkY
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Gepefrine (INN; trade names Pressionorm and Wintonin), also known as 3-hydroxyamphetamine, meta-hydroxyamphetamine,[1] and α-methyl-meta-tyramine, is an antihypotensive or sympathomimetic agent of the amphetamine family that is marketed in certain European countries.[2][3]

It is a known metabolite of amphetamine in rats.[1]

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References

  1. ^ a b Jonsson J (October 1977). "Identification of metahydroxyamphetamine as a metabolite of amphetamine in the rat". Research Communications in Chemical Pathology and Pharmacology. 18 (2): 189–99. PMID 918344.
  2. ^ Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory. Taylor & Francis US. 2000. p. 487. ISBN 978-3-88763-075-1. Retrieved 24 April 2012.
  3. ^ Macdonald F (1997). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. p. 127. ISBN 978-0-412-46630-4. Retrieved 24 April 2012.