Arbutamine

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Arbutamine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
4-[(1R)-1-hydroxy-2-{[4-(4-hydroxyphenyl)butyl]amino}ethyl]benzene-1,2-diol
Clinical data
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status  ?
Identifiers
CAS number 128470-16-6 YesY
ATC code C01CA22
PubChem CID 60789
DrugBank DB01102
ChemSpider 54785 YesY
UNII B07L15YAEV YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:50580 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1201251 N
Chemical data
Formula C18H23NO4 
Mol. mass 317.38 g/mol
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Arbutamine is a cardiac stimulant.

It stimulates adrenergic receptors.[1]

References

  1. ^ Abou-Mohamed G, Nagarajan R, Ibrahim TM, Caldwell RW (March 1996). "Characterization of the adrenergic activity of arbutamine, a novel agent for pharmacological stress testing". Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 10 (1): 39–47. doi:10.1007/BF00051129. PMID 8723169.