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Chemical Metyrapone

Name Metyrapone
CAS Type 1 Name 1-Propanone, 2-methyl-1,2-di-3-pyridinyl-
Equivalent Terms 4885, SU | Alliance Brand of Metyrapone | Methbipyranone | Methopyrapone | Metopiron | Metopirone | M├ętopirone | Metyrapone Alliance Brand | Metyrapone Novartis Brand | Novartis Brand of Metyrapone | SU 4885
CAS Registry Number 54-36-4
Definition An inhibitor of the enzyme STEROID 11-BETA-MONOOXYGENASE. It is used as a test of the feedback hypothalamic-pituitary mechanism in the diagnosis of CUSHING SYNDROME.
Structure Metyrapone
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MeSH® ID D008797
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Metyrapone Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Metyrapone Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2-bromophenylmetyrapone
  2-hydroxyphenylmetyrapone
  2-iodophenylmetyrapone
  2-methoxyphenylmetyrapone
  2-methoxyphenylmetyrapone N-oxide
  2-methyl-1,2-diphenyl-1-propanone
  2-methyl-1-(3-(6-oxopyridyl))-2-(3-pyridyl)-1-propanone
  2-methyl-1-phenyl-2-(3-pyridinyl)-1-propanone
  metyrapol
  metyrapone N-oxide
  NKI 42255