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Chemical Oxamniquine

Name Oxamniquine
CAS Type 1 Name 6-Quinolinemethanol, 1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-2-(((1-methylethyl)amino)methyl)-7-nitro-
Equivalent Terms Oxaminiquine | UK4271 | UK 4271 | UK-4271
CAS Registry Number 21738-42-1
Definition An anthelmintic with schistosomicidal activity against Schistosoma mansoni, but not against other Schistosoma spp. Oxamniquine causes worms to shift from the mesenteric veins to the liver where the male worms are retained; the female worms return to the mesentery, but can no longer release eggs. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 31st ed, p121)
Structure Oxamniquine
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D010073
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