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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 | Alphapharm Brand of Methyldopa | Apo Methyldopa | Apo-Methyldopa | Apotex Brand of Methyldopa | Biopat Brand of Methyldopa | Cahill May Roberts Brand of Methyldopa | Clonmel Brand of Methyldopa | Dopamet | Dopegit | Dopegyt | Dopergit | Hydopa | Meldopa | Merck Brand of Methyldopa | Merck Sharp & Dohme Brand of Methyldopa | Methyldopa Alphapharm Brand | Methyldopa Apotex Brand | Methyldopa Biopat Brand | Methyldopa Clonmel Brand | Methyldopa Merck Brand | Methyldopa Nu-Pharm Brand | Methyldopa Orion Brand | Methyldopate | Nu Medopa | Nu-Medopa | Nu Pharm Brand of Methyldopa | Nu-Pharm Brand of Methyldopa | Orion Brand of Methyldopa | Rhône Poulenc Rorer Brand of Methyldopa | Rhône-Poulenc Rorer Brand of Methyldopa | 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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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