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Chemical Methyldopa

Name Methyldopa
CAS Type 1 Name L-Tyrosine, 3-hydroxy-alpha-methyl-
Equivalent Terms Aldomet | alpha Methyldopa | alpha-Methyldopa | Alphamethyldopa | alpha Methyl L Dopa | alpha-Methyl-L-Dopa | Apo Methyldopa | Apo-Methyldopa | Dopamet | Dopegit | Dopegyt | Dopergit | Hydopa | Meldopa | Methyldopate | Nu Medopa | Nu-Medopa | Sembrina
CAS Registry Number 555-30-6
Definition An alpha-2 adrenergic agonist that has both central and peripheral nervous system effects. Its primary clinical use is as an antihypertensive agent.
Structure Methyldopa
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Genes
MeSH® ID D008750
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Catecholamines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Dihydroxyphenylalanine Has associated genes Has associated diseases Methyldopa Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Methyldopa Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2-methyl-3-(2,4,5-trihydroxyphenyl)alanine
  3-O-methylmethyldopa
  alpha-monofluoromethyl-beta-(2,3-dihydroxyphenyl)alanine
  alpha-monofluoromethyldopa
View node Carbidopa Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  mefrusid, methyldopa, reserpine drug combination
  methydopa (2-oxo-1,3-dioxol-4-yl)methyl ester
  methyldopa pivaloyloxyethyl ester
  saludopin